Courage IS Available!

Holding the sunset

“You will hear of wars and rumors of wars, but see to it that you are not alarmed. Such things must happen, but the end is still to come” (Matt. 24:6, NIV, bold emphasis mine).

Jesus was prophesying some intensely chaotic, turbulent, painful times in this passage of Scripture. He gave these predictions as signs to look for as we draw near to the end of time. It seems logical that such forecasts would cause us alarm. Yet, contrary to logic, He in the next breath admonished, “See to it that you are not alarmed.” Here are a few observations about this surprising instruction:  Continue reading Courage IS Available!