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When trust in God yields disappointment

by Nov 2, 2014
The scripture asks, 'Has anyone trusted in the Lord and been disappointed?’' Yes, I said to the Lord. “I have trusted in you all my life and yes, I have been disappointed.” Life on Purpose by Eileen Benthal.

Shed doubt, step out of the boat … and walk

by Oct 26, 2014
"You of little faith. Why did you doubt?” Why, indeed? Life on Purpose by Eileen Benthal
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The power of language

by Oct 19, 2014
God gave us two ears and one mouth for a reason. “Let every person be quick to hear, slow to speak and slow to anger.” (James 1:19) If we spent more time listening to one another than speaking in anger, the world would probably be a better place.

Afraid but strong, choosing light over darknesss

by Oct 12, 2014
On the eve of her 91st brain surgery, Johanna Benthal, age 18, wanted to take a picture showing she was afraid, but strong, standing in the darkness holding a lit candle to signify the hope she carries within.

Finding freedom from fear and worry

by Oct 5, 2014
We can't let fear and worry take over our lives and cripple us — especially for someone coping with chronic illness in the family. Find freedom by replacing fear and worry with trust.