Finding Hope in the Messy Middle of Life
This time last year, I had a notebook full of unruly notes and an awareness that the messes all around me weren’t all there is to life. I had zero idea on how to form my unruly notebook...
- Study Psalm 46
Discover Rest and Refuge with Deb Burma
What storms of life have you gone through, and where have you taken shelter? God’s Word promises that whatever storm we face, He will be there. Join us as we talk Deb Burma about the rest and refuge w
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Christina Hergenrader on Inspired by the Holy Spirit: Four Habits for Faithful Living
Discover the habits that create an inspired life in this new study by Christina Hergenrader. In four weeks, you'll learn about the four key habits to living in a way that's connected with God and one
Live Chat with Christina Hergenrader on Inspired by the Holy Spirit: Four Habits for Faithful Living
In a bustling world of consumerism and digital connection, your soul is craving real, personal connection. Christina Hergenrader joins us to share how this soul-deep craving can be fulfilled with guid
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Deb Burma on Studying Psalm 46 in Be Still and Know
Join Deb Burma and unpack the promises found in Psalm 46 in her new Bible Study, Be Still and Know. Preview the study: https://books.cph.org/be-still-and-know Follow Deb online: https://debburma.com/
Live Chat with author Lindsay Hausch on Take Heart: God's Comfort for Anxious Thoughts
If you struggle with anxious thoughts, you are not alone. God meets us where we are, and His power is made perfect in weakness. Elizabeth Pittman talks about this with author Lindsay Hausch. To buy L
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Family | Lutheran Life Issue 121
Find out how to support a healthy, Christian family in this issue of Lutheran Life magazine. Celebrate the joys, trials, vocations, and differences of your unique, God-given family.
Messy Feelings and God’s Design
This post is adapted from Finding Hope: From Brokenness to Restoration by Heidi Goehmann.
Anxious Mind, Gracious God
Today at work, I had an incredibly anxious day. Nothing bad or abnormal happened. I woke up, got dressed, clocked in, and already felt on edge. To my co-workers, I most likely appeared...
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Using Daily Prayer and God's Word to Battle Anxiety
This is an adapted excerpt from Take Heart: God's Comfort for Anxious Thoughts by Lindsay Hausch. A daily rhythm of time in God’s Word and in prayer is a way to abide in God. As we do...
Lindsay Hausch on Anxious Thoughts
At some point or another, many of us experience seasons of anxiety or deal with anxious thoughts. For others, it’s a daily struggle to keep anxious thoughts at bay. But God meets us in our anxiety. Hi
Sharla Fritz on God’s Relentless Love | Women's Bible Study on Hosea
Think of someone you love with all your heart. Maybe it’s a spouse, a child, a parent or a close friend. You’d do anything to keep this person happy and safe, right? God’s love works the same way — He
Planning Your Ideal Devotional Time
When planning time for daily devotions, ideally, what does that look like to you? If my ideal devotional time was fulfilled, I would find myself at my favorite lakeside coffee shop each...
The Altogether Beautiful Mess of Motherhood
I thought motherhood would be different. I thought there would be snuggles and milestones and cheerleading. I thought I would meet new friends and nap when my children napped. I knew...
Accepting Your Baggage and Flaws
We are always our own worst critic. When it comes to our job, our roles in life, or our appearance, we always find something to critique. Imagine you're meeting someone new for the...
The Women of Lutheran Service Book You Might Not Know About
Men have had an incredible impact on shaping Lutheran hymnody as it’s known today. From Paul Gerhardt to Dr. Carl Schalk, male hymnwriters have truly given Lutheranism foundational...
What to Say to Someone Who Has Lost a Baby
October is Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month. The entire month is dedicated to those who have experienced the loss of a baby, and it is a time set aside to grieve and remember...
Shine: Your New Favorite Ministry Tool
Summer is officially here. Now that school is out, it is a constant battle to keep the kids entertained. To all the hardworking, selfless, tired youth ministry servants…
How to Help Your Christian Family Flourish | Preview the Free Study with Christina Hergenrader
Join author Christina Hergenrader as you learn lessons of forgiveness tips for navigating tough relationships together—all under God’s grace. This free class on the book Family Trees and Olive Branche
Joy: A Study of Philippians | Women's Bible Study by Deb Burma
This close look at Paul’s Letter to the Philippians, the “letter of joy," unpacks messages of contentment, confidence, humility, and hope—all found in Christ and infused with joy—in the mountaintop mo