Bear One Another’s Burdens

Bear one another’s burdens, and so fulfill the law of Christ. – Galatians 6:2 Look up the definition of “burden” and you’ll find descriptions like “duty; responsibility; something oppressive or worrisome; the bearing of a load; capacity for carrying cargo.” Despite...

How To Handle Hopelessness

Despair is the feeling of hopelessness and anguish that leads us to say, “My soul is full of troubles” (Psalm 88:3). Despair is dangerous because it tempts us to settle, sin, or self-harm for relief. When feeling hopeless, many compromise, many turn to self-numbing...