5-Minute Program Archive: September 2015

He Hideth My Soul

The Bible assures us the eternal safety of our souls no matter what trials we encounter because the Father has hidden us in the Rock, Christ Jesus.

  • September 1, 2015
  • #8697

My Dentist Psalm

Meditating on the 23rd Psalm brings comfort and reassurance (even at the dentist) because Jesus, our Good Shepherd watches over and protects us.

  • September 2, 2015
  • #8698

Nicole Johnson Interview

Nicole’s mother is in a wheelchair, and faces accessibility limitations. Nicole encourages churches to not only accommodate people with disabilities, but to welcome with the love of Jesus.

  • September 3, 2015
  • #8699

The Valley of the Shadow of Death

Walking through the valley of the shadow of death with our Good Shepherd encourages deeper dependence on the Lord and strengthens our faith.

  • September 4, 2015
  • #8700

Tom Hardwick Interview

Tom, a young man who has muscular dystrophy, is blessed by serving as an intern at Cause 4 life.

  • September 7, 2015
  • #8701

Prayer at Sunrise

This prayer is actually a poem of great encouragement, trusting God to give us sun-like strength to face each day.

  • September 8, 2015
  • #8702

Elisabeth Elliot

Real wisdom is not trying to figure out why God allows suffering, but in trusting Him to bring us closer to Jesus.

  • September 9, 2015
  • #8703

The Heavens Declare

The earth is a tiny speck in a fathomless universe, yet the Lord of heaven came to earth to save us.

  • September 10, 2015
  • #8704

National Day of Remembrance

We need not be dismayed in the battle against terrorism. Our weapons are spiritual, mighty through prayer to overcome forces of darkness.

  • September 11, 2015
  • #8705

God-Confident

Though we may feel weak and fearful we can have confidence that comes from trusting God, our ever-present help in trouble.

  • September 14, 2015
  • #8706

Your Witness In Heaven

When pain and suffering make us feel no one cares for us, we can trust Jesus, our advocate in heaven, who intercedes with His Father on our behalf.

  • September 15, 2015
  • #8707

I Know Hospitals

The way to resist despair during extended seasons of suffering is to turn to God’s word for comfort, courage, and hope

  • September 16, 2015
  • #8708

Speak, O Lord

When we take the time to be silent before the Lord, we will hear His still, small voice speak to us.

  • September 17, 2015
  • #8709

Defiant Joy

We can choose joy by trusting in God when pain, disappointment or discouragement threaten to overwhelm us.

  • September 18, 2015
  • #8710

Bedtime

When struggling with weakness or pain, remember Psalm 63: He is our help, His right hand upholds us.

  • September 21, 2015
  • #8711

Interview With Catherine Morton

Serving as an intern allowed Catherine to bless others, and to receive their blessing in return.

  • September 22, 2015
  • #8712

The Power of the Cross

The Cross, stained red with the blood of Christ, is the safest place to be when fear, oppression, and hardship threaten to overwhelm us.

  • September 23, 2015
  • #8713

To This You Were Called

Life was not designed for our comfort. However, discomfort, challenges, and suffering lead us to depend on Jesus, and learn obedience through our hardships.

  • September 24, 2015
  • #8714

Karen Brown

Multiple sclerosis took away Karen’s dream of becoming a missionary overseas. She is now ministering through her poetry and her courageous endurance.

  • September 25, 2015
  • #8715

Don Bania With WFTW

After a tragic accident left him paralyzed, Don became determined to help others with disabilities by organizing wheelchair collections for Wheels for the World.

  • September 28, 2015
  • #8716

The Big Story

Now that all evidence of God’s presence in our lives has been removed from the public square, people feel their lives are random and meaningless.

  • September 29, 2015
  • #8717

St. Augustine

A prayer written by St. Augustine gives courage and hope in times of suffering, as God tunes our hearts to “brave music.”

  • September 30, 2015
  • #8718
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