Surgery left Katy in daily excruciating pain so much that she didn’t want to get out of bed. “I was dealing with severe depression and anxiety to the point where my life was taken away from me,” Katy said. “Every single day, I would just be asking God why.
By Donna S. Scott I was not ready to share my pain with anyone yet. Fear of rejection or judgment kept me silent. I needed more healing before safely revisiting my trauma and telling my story
Has God called you to a new season in your life? Are you stepping into something uncomfortably bigger than you imagined for yourself? Or are you playing the Waiting Game, not knowing what God will do with you next? This issue of Leading Hearts, and Cover Girl Susan Neal will help you find the courage to follow God's leading into whatever He has for YOU, whether in ministry, your job, or in a new endeavor!
Another racially motivated hate crime hit the news on May 14th, 2022. Once again, innocent people lost their lives because of their skin color. On the one hand, we’re making progress on racial unity. On the other hand, violent extremism keeps rearing its ugly head.
We feel dried out and weary as we limp along in life doing what is necessary while our heart feels empty. Those are the times to pray the promise of Isaiah 35:6:
Have you been building idols in your life to other people’s opinions?
There has been a lot of discussion—ironically taking place ON social media—about whether social media is still a valuable endeavor for ministry leaders.
by Pam Farrel God’s Word is that same kind of lighthouse, a beacon of hope to guide us into safe harbor in the storms of life.
Last winter, my world turned upside down. Health issues I battled reared their ugly head. These issues caused financial burdens and negatively impacted my marriage, relationships, and life overall. There was no area of my life my illness hadn’t touched.
Tracy Hester A few years ago, I went through a bitter divorce. As a woman in ministry, I didn’t know how to effectively deal with the emotional outflow—rejection, abandonment, betrayal,…