Did you know that giving thanks is good for you and those around you? It can quickly adjust your attitude and the main reason we should be thankful, is because God says so numerous times in the Bible. Being thankful is a powerful tool that helps us through daily life, as well as adversity. This podcast was one of the favorites of the live recordings of The Gathering.
Are you tired of waiting? Have prayers that haven't been answered yet? Then, you won't want to miss this podcast, God is in the Waiting. There is a big difference in simply waiting and waiting on God. This recording will cover the benefits of waiting, how to wait and partner with God in the waiting.
Life happens, and sometimes it can cause our heart to break. Grief and heartbreak are a part of life and when embraced can benefit and make you a better person. There are many different kinds of grief beyond the loss of a loved one. Grief can be experienced in the loss of a job, moving to a new location, children leaving home, death of a dream and divorce. We will explore letting go, the benefits of grief, healing of your heart, and how to thrive in the seasons of loss. This lesson is also designed to help friends and family of someone grieving better understand their loved ones. Grief is a great teacher that can teach us much about understanding ourselves and others.
Do you try to control things in your life? Often times, control issues stem from fear or difficulty trusting God. Have you ever wondered how you trust God when bad or difficult things happen in your life? Our lesson will talk about these questions, ways to let go, and the many benefits of trusting in a God who loves us dearly.
Grace is something I couldn't live without. It is always there, always free, and very helpful in many of life's difficult situations. It is also defined as God's undeserved favor in our life but it is also the power we need in tough situations. You will love this message, this valuable tool to put in your tool belt to deal with challenging situations.
Transitions come in many ways in life from having a baby, empty nest, a move, retirement, loss of a loved one, etc. God has a lot to say about transitions and how we navigate them is very important and a great learning tool. We will unpack the benefits of transitions and discover how God is right in the middle of them.
What you think about God is the most important thought you will ever have. Why? Because understanding who He really is, governs how we see ourselves and others. Once we understand, recognize and experience His character, then we can trust the God who loves us dearly. If you have a difficult time trusting God, try to control things in your life, you will love this podcast.
So many people get their identity from their job, accomplishments, spouse, kids, failures, etc. When we accept God's plan for us, it opens a new door to discover to how He sees us and our circumstances. We will learn about being loved and chosen by God and living the new life He has given us to live vs. always trying to change our behavior. We will also learn how to develop identity statements that can keep us grounded during times of difficulty.
Do you struggle with anxiety or fear? Need more peace in your life? This weeks lesson at The Gathering is on Freedom from Fear. Many people are held captive by anxiety and fear. For years, i was held captive because I thought this was normal with all the stress life brings.
God began to show me He had freedom for me, and I love being free of fear!
There are many different kinds of disappointments in life, some small and others, life altering. What we do with them is critical. this lesson will help the listener identify disappointments and process how to let go of them to move forward in life.