The rich ruleth over the poor and the borrower is servant to the lender – Proverbs 22:7
There is nothing wrong with having credit, the problem occurs when the credit has power over you. Millions of people have sleepless nights because they have credit they can’t pay. When you are losing sleep, worried, fearful of answering your phone because you’re afraid it’s a bill collector that’s when you know you’re over your head in debt. (more…)
I can do all things through Christ which strengthen me – Philippians 4:13
Many people experiencing the symptoms of anxiety can begin to wonder whether there is something really wrong with them and hearing comments from other people such as, “just get yourself together”. “There’s nothing to be frightened of”, are not helpful. You might feel as though you’re alone in your struggle with anxiety, the reality is that many people experience these emotions from time to time or on a regular basis. It is estimated that five people or more experience significant anxiety at some time in their life.
Be strong and of good courage, fear not, nor be afraid of them: for the Lord thy God He it is that doth go with thee: He will not fail thee, nor forsake thee. Deuteronomy 31:6
Moses regretfully spoke of God’s refusal to permit him to enter the Promised Land. Yet he encouraged the people that God Himself would still protect them and fight for them. Instead of Moses, Joshua would lead the people into battle. Moses reminded the people that God had promised to remain with them, to protect them, and fight for them. (more…)