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Biblical, battle-tested, real-life help for "living by faith in the Son of God" (Galatians 2:20). — Steve Fuller

Fellowship Must Strengthen Our Faith, Not Just Lift Our Feelings

Fellowship Must Strengthen Our Faith, Not Just Lift Our Feelings

If the goal of our fellowship is just to make each other feel better, the results could be tragic. Here’s why –

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Does God Promise to Give Us Certain Feelings in This Life?

Does God Promise to Give Us Certain Feelings in This Life?

A reader asks if God promises to give us certain feelings in this life, or if his promises apply only to heaven. Here are my thoughts ––

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Where Can I Find Peace?

Where Can I Find Peace?

Even though we know painful things can happen, we can still find peace. Here’s how —

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What Does The Bible Say About Insecurity?

What Does The Bible Say About Insecurity?

We often feel insecure, but don’t know why, or what to do about it. Here’s help from God’s Word —

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A Reader Asks: “What If I’ve Never Had Joy In Christ?” (Part Two)

A Reader Asks: "What If I've Never Had Joy In Christ?" (Part Two)

Here’s part two — five more questions I ask myself when I’m not experiencing joy in Christ.

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A Reader Asks: “What If I’ve Never Had Joy In Christ?” (Part One)

A Reader Asks: "What If I've Never Had Joy In Christ?" (Part One)

This reader is not alone. Many have the same question. So here are 7 questions I ask myself when I’m not finding joy in Christ.

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A Prayer For Those Lacking Joy

A Prayer For Those Lacking Joy

Lacking joy? Here’s what David prayed when he lacked joy. Join him in praying this, and see what God does.

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Why Am I Impatient?

Why Am I Impatient?

I’m going on 9 days being sick — and feeling totally impatient that I’m not better. So why am I impatient? And how can God help? Here’s what I’m learning –

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Conquered by Sovereign Joy: Augustine’s Conversion

Conquered by Sovereign Joy: Augustine's Conversion

Augustine said his conversion meant being conquered by Sovereign Joy. Here’s why — and what this means for us.

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A Christian Counselor Disagrees About Faith And Feelings

A Christian Counselor Disagrees About Faith And Feelings

A Christian Counselor disagreed with my post about faith and feelings, and graciously agreed to an email exchange. Here’s part one —

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