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Stop worrying about it

Stop worrying about it

Author John Mason writes: ‘I couldn’t feel at peace. Unless I had everything figured out, I became anxious, restless, nervous, worried, and grouchy…similar to a drug addict who needs a fix. The severity wasn’t the same but the symptoms were. I was a Christian and supposedly ...

Bob Gass

October 4th, 2017

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Worry Wastes Time

Worry Wastes Time

Worry is one of the most ineffective pastimes we can indulge in. Jesus Himself asked, ‘Can all your worries add a single moment to your life?’ (Matthew 6:27 NLT). Worry is the assassin of rest and relationships. It stalks us and hijacks our minds. While we may continue to ...

Bob Gass

March 7th, 2017

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Worry Is a Waste of Time

Worry Is a Waste of Time

Worry is one of the most ineffective pastimes we can indulge in. Jesus Himself asked, ‘Can all your worries add a single moment to your life?’ (Matthew 6:27 NLT). Worry is the assassin of rest and relationships. It stalks us and hijacks our minds. While we may continue to ...

Bob Gass

March 7th, 2016

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How to Overcome Anxiety (3)

Here are two more steps to overcoming anxiety: 1) Ask for help. Paul wrote, ‘Outside were conflicts, inside were fears. Nevertheless God, who comforts the downcast, comforted us by the coming of Titus’ (2 Corinthians 7:5-6 NKJV). You’re not unique; others are facing the same

Bob Gass

January 16th, 2016

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How to Overcome Anxiety (1)

Here are some steps to overcoming your anxiety: 1) Talk to God. Don’t bemoan the collapse of an investment; ask God to help you. Don’t pace the floor of the hospital waiting room; pray for a successful surgery. ‘Casting the whole of your care [all your anxieties, all your ...

Bob Gass

January 16th, 2016

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How to Overcome Anxiety (2)

Here are three more steps you can take to overcome anxiety: 1) List your worries. For one week, make a list of the things you worry about most. A future spouse? Health? Money? Having kids? Job? These aren’t one-time worries that come and go quickly. They’re things that make ...

Bob Gass

January 15th, 2016

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Your Answer Is—God!

Your Answer Is—God!

Job’s troubles lasted almost a year. In that year he lost his children, his money, and his health. That’s when he prayed, ‘Oh, that I knew where I might find Him.’ Take note: Job didn’t pray, ‘Oh, that I knew how to get back my children, my money, and my health.’ He focused ...

Bob Gass

November 12th, 2014

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