Identity Crisis? Discover Your True Identity

Discover Your True IdentityWhere do you find your identity? Would you say it’s your job, having kids, being a spouse, your appearance, or the things you turn to for comfort? Suppose your source of identity is found in anything—or anyone—other than Christ. In that case, you will eventually experience an identity crisis.

Having an identity crisis can take you to places you don’t want to go and to do things you never thought you’d do. An identity crisis may lead to: (more…)

How to Live Shame-Free

How to Live Shame-FreeShame is an emotional terrorist—it holds us hostage. – Steve Arterburn

Do you struggle with negative thoughts about yourself? Maybe you had a difficult childhood. Or, perhaps you were in an abusive relationship. And now you feel like you’re a prisoner to these negative beliefs. Shame, no doubt, is a very dangerous negative emotion—it will hold you in bondage and take away your freedom.

Your thought life determines the direction in which you live your life. The Bible puts it this way, “For as he thinketh in his heart, so is he” (Proverbs 23:7, KJV). (more…)