Rejoice in hope, be patient in tribulation, be constant in prayer. (Romans 12:12) In difficult times, we wonder how it’s possible to remain hopeful, patient and in prayer. Our minds become distracted with the situation at hand and soon worry fills our minds as we watch the situation seem to become more problematic in time.
I am a follower of Christ who has struggled with depression, anxiety, fear, anger, unforgiveness, jealousy, rejection and unworthiness (feelings of being not good enough). When I look back over the years, not only can I see where the enemy had tried to, from the beginning, keep me bound in fear of advancing forward