Missy Saiki (Hawaii, USA)
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Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God . . . will guard your hearts and your minds. - Philippians 4:6-7 (NIV)
As someone who wrestles with anxiety, I know what it means to live every day with persistent worry. Instead of anticipating positive outcomes for situations in my life, I frequently fear the worst. I worry that I will never have the strength to overcome sins that I struggle with or...
When I am afraid, I can turn to God.
Someone suffering with anxiety
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While several strategies for reopening the world are being discussed, I encourage you—the people of God everywhere—to allow this season to be a formative one during which you can make new discoveries about God and increase your faith. Use this time to embark on a life of prayer, a life of study, and a life of action—involvement in the community.”