Listen to the Mockingbird!

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Storms can leave a muddy mess, but we can rise - even glide above it all. The poet Carl Sandburg once said, “There is an eagle in me that wants to soar, and there is a hippopotamus in me that wants to wallow in the mud.” In the fiercest storm of my life, my Stage IV cancer battle, wallowing in the mud was easy, yet wallowing made everything harder. On the other hand, praising God was hard at first, but made coping much easier.

Keep Calm and Cry Out to Jesus

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Sometimes life's pain can be so physically and/or emotionally draining that something needs to give... quickly. When even the best of human efforts makes little difference, there is always something we can do - "cry out" to the Lord.

How to Question God

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Jesus Himself set a surprising precedent for questioning God. So I don’t think it’s a holy thing to never question Him.

“Someone Else” To Fight For You!

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You may not have tens of thousands followers rooting for you on Twitter. Yet rest assured, when you turn to THE Stronghold - you will be truly “known.” He is The Great "Someone Else" who will fight for you. Lean on Him - because He is there for you, with you, and best of all... in you!