How to decrease worry – Luke 12:22-34

I recently heard the story of a person who said “If I worry about it, it won’t happen.” So maybe we should worry! Ha! Why is that story funny?   It is funny because 99% of the stuff we worry about never comes to pass. But yet we worry. We can allow our minds to goContinue reading “How to decrease worry – Luke 12:22-34”

Is it possible to stop worrying?

“Do not worry”??? This is how Jesus leads off his next teaching, and it frustrates me. This phrase, “Do not worry” is in the imperative tense. “Imperative” means it is a command. And when I think about Jesus commanding us to not worry, immediately I feel frustrated because I struggle with worry. I’ve tried toContinue reading “Is it possible to stop worrying?”