Everybody chases something. Chasing God is about taking the time to ask ourselves who or what we are pursuing, and deciding to put our time, energy and heart into getting closer to him.
Not getting what we want may be one of the biggest challenges to our faith. God wants to parent us by giving us what we need.
Join Russ Ewell and friends as they discuss the things we chase that don’t really satisfy us, and how God is the only thing worth chasing.
What are the areas of your life in which you feel powerless? It can feel like we have done everything humanly possible to change these things, but nothing seems to work. That’s where prayer comes in.
This study is going to look at the two types of people we become when we get tied down by rules, and how to break free so we focus on what really matters.
Like this psalmist writes, God knows us and cares about us for who we are. As a parent, God nurtures us, challenges us, and guides us in the way we should go.
God is always moving on behalf of the good. One thing he is always trying to do is make up for where we are lacking, and in this way he wants to be the parent we’ve always needed and desired.
Negative thinking can be miserable – you believe and expect that the worst will happen. God can free us from our negative thinking by teaching us to trust him and love other people.
Sometimes we can get stuck in our feelings, and it can feel impossible to understand and move past them. But God can help us work through them and move forward.
In 1 Kings, King Rebohoam took bad advice, which later costs him the entire nation when they refused follow him. Fear of failure is one of many reasons why young people don’t go into spiritual leadership.