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Be Anxious for Nothing: 10 Practices to Give Anxiety over to God

“Be anxious for nothing..." Thanks be to God—there are very practical, tangible things we can do to follow Paul’s advice about anxiety. By pursuing small steps of healing, not only will we take God’s Word about our fears seriously, but we’ll stop feeling so anxious.

How to Care for Your Mental Health during the Coronavirus

The Coronavirus has disrupted everyone’s life in some form or another. Even at the best moments, there is an underlying stress which chips away at our sanity. Here are nine proactive ways to care for your mental health during these tough times.

10 Beautiful Songs to Prepare Your Heart for Easter

In case you are having a hard time drowning out all life’s noise and worry, I would encourage you to take a look at this list of songs which walk through the Gospel story and offer hope and assurance in exactly the areas where we all feel hard-pressed right now.

6 Tips for Restoring God’s Peace in the Midst of Coronavirus Panic

I was chatting with a friend on the phone when I found out Northern California, where I live, had issued the strictest “shelter-in-place” order in the nation to combat the Coronavirus. I had taken a break from the news that afternoon, so I was caught off guard by the sudden change of events.

As I checked in with friends, I found out that grocery store shelves were empty and everyone was feeling the anxiety of uncertainty about an unseen threat whose reach was unknown.

In just a few weeks, our world has changed dramatically. COVID-19 has shut down huge cities and even major countries. Many of you might be reading this at home, unsure of when you’ll be going back to work or school. It is a time of uncertainty, but God does not want us to live in fear, even in such an unsettling time.

As people of promise and purpose, we can defuse panic and stress in our lives, as we walk through the realities of coronavirus.

To help, I compiled 4 truths and 6 soul care tips to anchor your soul to God’s peace and simple actions to encourage your heart. Not only do we need our body’s immunity to stay healthy, we need to boost our soul’s immunity against discouragement with God’s peace and promise.

Trusting God During the Coronavirus Pandemic

In the face of the coronavirus pandemic, we have the power to choose our response. When we choose faith over fear, wisdom over worry, and prayer over panic, we can experience the “peace of God, which surpasses all understanding.”

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