Mental health and the church: can’t we pray it away?

Prayer and faith are powerful and effective, and anyone who has devoted time to ministry can share stories of miracles large and small. As pastors and lay leaders, we encourage the congregation to turn to prayer at dark moments and trust in God for strength during...
Is there a way to manage the stress of uncertainty?

Is there a way to manage the stress of uncertainty?

Uncertainty is difficult for most of us. As we go through our daily lives, we’d like to know what’s going to happen next week, next month, and next year, but life is rarely that forthcoming. So it’s a good idea to learn ways to prepare for what’s ahead when we’re just...