‘Content’ Category Archive

5 Reasons This Easter Will Be the Best One Yet

Everything in the world is different because of COVID-19, and that includes Easter. While it’s a bummer that we can’t meet in person to celebrate, here’s why I think we’ll look back on this Easter as one of our favorites:  1. Online Church While I realize that online church is not the same as gathering, we’re in a really unique position this year. It’s now easier than ever to invite a friend to church, and… … Continue reading

20 Acts of Kindness that will Combat Hate

It doesn’t take much to be kind. Last year, we were inspired by 11-year-old Ruben’s #ElPasoChallenge, and we thought it was a good time to bring this back. With so many people feeling isolated, afraid, and alone, here are 20 easy ways you can be kind and make a difference.  It seems so simple, but we typically don’t say it enough! Even if you’re just thanking someone for something they do every day, it’ll still… … Continue reading

Big Daddy Weave on How to Find Peace in the Midst of a Pandemic

Anxiety seems to be what most people are feeling these days as the coronavirus is spreading, but experiencing peace is possible! Mike from Big Daddy Weave is staying home and quarantining himself just like the rest of us. He breaks down the verses that he needs right now in Philippians 4: 5-6 and how following them is the perfect recipe for peace during this time!   Hear more from Big Daddy Weave in their latest… … Continue reading

Day of Hope: Facing Big Problems with Small Joys

When will this end? That’s the question a lot of us are asking right now. When can we leave our homes? When will the numbers trend in the right direction? When can we make plans? When will things be back to normal? This line of questioning is not new to me. Four years ago, my husband had a medical emergency that launched us into long hospital stays, scary surgeries, and so much anxiety. There have… … Continue reading

Working From Home is Hard, But These 5 Tips Can Make it Better

Joy here and during this crazy coronavirus season, I am working from home as a precaution since I am pregnant and baby is coming soon! You might suddenly find yourself working from home too. Some personalities handle being at home all day better than others. If it is tough for you like it is for me, here are the tips that are getting me through! Get physically ready for the day as if you were… … Continue reading

21 Songs to Combat Coronavirus Anxiety

Coronavirus has come with a lot of anxiety for many of us. The next time you’re feeling fearful, crank up these songs to remember where your Hope is found: 1. Bethel Music – “Raise a Hallelujah” I’m gonna sing in the middle of the storm–louder and louder. You’re gonna hear my praises roar! 2. Switch – “Symphony” Even in the madness, there is peace drowning out the voices all around me. Through all of this… … Continue reading

Surviving Coronavirus: This Man’s Story Will Bring You Hope

Life has changed drastically over the last week due to the Coronavirus. As we are all learning how to adjust, we still have a lot of questions. CJ & Joy found out the answers we’ve been anxious to know. They interviewed John Brock, pastor of New Hope Church in Michigan, who just recovered from COVID-19. Here’s what he had to say about his experience with the Coronavirus. 1.) What was your first symptom? 2.) How… … Continue reading

3 Tools To Help You Manage Your Anxiety

Your heart rate speeds up and suddenly it is a struggle to fill your lungs with air. Your mind is racing and your palms feel sweaty. Due to CBD’s rising popularity, a number of studies have examined it as a treatment for anxiety. A 2011 study showed that CBD reduced anxiety and discomfort during public speaking in people with social anxiety disorder. Another 2011 study found that CBD reduced anxiety symptoms in people with social anxiety disorder. In case you suffer from this condition, check the CBN tincture you… … Continue reading