Archive for the 'Relationships' Category

Liberation from abuse
–by an all-powerful God
–Marie’s Story

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Whether it’s verbal, emotional, or physical—abusive relationships rob people of their self-worth. Eventually, many victims begin to believe that they deserve the abuse. That was case with Marie. Learn how God liberated both her body and her mind and gave her a new identity in Jesus. Find out more of what the Bible says about “Self-Esteem…

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I am His Child
–Marilyn’s Story & Tara’s Story

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Growing up in dysfunctional homes where bullying and oppression were the norm, Marilyn and Tara couldn’t grasp the love of their heavenly Father. Discover how God reached into these women’s lives to help them overcome their difficult past and find their true identity as children of God. Find out more of what the Bible says…

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Is love enough?
–Jeff and Judi’s Story

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Divorce and remarriage are common in our culture. As a result, blended families are the norm for many households. Be encouraged as Jeff and Judi describe both the joys and unique challenges that occur when two families are brought together. Find out more of what the Bible says about “What Is The Promise Of Marriage?”…

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Victory in death
–Brandon’s Story

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The loss of a loved one, whether sudden or expected, can shake our faith. Yet God can transform even moments of grief into reasons for hope. Learn how a fatal ski accident became a source of faith for many. Find out more of what the Bible says about “Life After Loss: Grieving With Hope.” We…

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You’ve got to be kidding me!
–Elliott’s Story and Jim’s Story

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They say that an angry atheist is often closer to God than a happy one. That was certainly the case for both Jim and Elliott. Their bitterness toward God was well known by each of their friends who persisted in sharing their faith anyway.  Hear these formerly ardent atheists describe how God turned their doubt into belief….

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Hope for broken marriages
– Rick and Sara’s Story

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A healthy marriage doesn’t happen by accident. It takes hard work to build trust and intimacy. And when that trust is broken, it’s difficult to put the pieces back together. Rick and Sara tell how a fractured relationship was made whole by God. We would like to thank Maranatha Bible & Missionary Conference for partnering with…

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A remedy for miserable, exhausted, and alone
–Tyler’s Story

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Tyler is an attorney who, after finding Christ himself, realized that the people he was representing needed so much more than the legal advice he could give them. He began a ministry outside the courthouse leading those being processed through the legal system into the loving arms of Christ. Find out more of what the…

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Who does God want you to be?
–Matthew’s Story

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When the loss of his older brother thrust Matthew into the role of “man of the house,” he was determined to become the person he—and others—wanted him to be. But the challenges he faced were greater than his resolve alone could overcome. It wasn’t until he turned his life over to the Lord that Matthew…

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An ever-present comfort
–Anne’s Story

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When we face trials and heartaches it can be difficult to experience joy in our journey of faith. Anne, editor of the Our Daily Bread devotional, found that she could be confident that God would sustain her during a difficult season of loss and help her rediscover joy. Find encouragement for whatever you’re facing. Here’s the…

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Learning to speak words of life
–Gerry & Vicki’s Story

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Marriage isn’t easy! But when your spouse doesn’t share your views of God, it can bring additional strife to the relationship. Gerry and Vicki describe how God not only transformed their marriage but also turned this husband and wife into a dynamic missionary team. Find out more of what the Bible says about “The Surprising…

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