This week we're looking at how the Bible suggests we can cope with stress. This episode about Job kicks off "Peace Is an Inside Job," a six-part study series examining how people in the Bible overcame daily challenges. We'll find out how you can apply those lessons to your modern life. Shawn Boonstra speaks with study author Kurt Johnson. Send us your questions and feedback at firstname.lastname@example.org—we love hearing from you!
Are Real Christians Immune to COVID-19?Starting at 2 min13 sec
There's a big difference between faith and presumption. Some churches are still defying stay-at-home orders while implying that Christians should be immune to COVID-19. But is that really what the Bible says? And what does this attitude tell everyone else about Christianity?
Tired of Life? Watch This.Starting at 45 min27 sec
We're looking at the story of a man who literally lost everything. (And that's not an overstatement.) But he came out the other side stronger.
It's OK for Christians to Feel OverwhelmedStarting at 34 min15 sec
People can only take so much. In fact, the Bible suggests it's completely human to feel overwhelmed by life, and being a Christian doesn't mean you won't. But God also provides a road map—a toolbox of stories we can learn from when we feel like we're about to snap.
Got Stress? Read This Book!Starting at 30 min19 sec
For a lot of people, COVID-19 is piling more stress onto an already chaotic life. If your life feels like it's falling apart, can we suggest you check out the book of Job? It turns out this guy went through a lot of crazy things—but somehow, he managed to get through it. Watch for details.