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Small Town Girl

“Comfort ye, comfort ye my people,” (Isaiah 40:1) November 21, 2017 Dear Julie: I’m 19 years old and so stressed out–dealing with college and trying so hard to find a job. it’s been 5 months that I have been unemployed and even though I live under my parents’ roof, I still feel as if I’m a waste of space here. My boyfriend helps me when I feel down, he’s my... read more

Needing Guidance

“Comfort ye, comfort ye my people,” (Isaiah 40:1) November 17, 2017 Dear Julie: I have struggled with depression since I was 12 years old. I am now 16. I’ve turned to a lot of negative things to take away my pain, including drugs and alcohol. I’ve gotten a lot better at doing positive things, but sometimes I can’t see the point in staying strong. I don’t even want to be... read more

Standing in Need of Prayer

“Comfort ye, comfort ye my people,” (Isaiah 40:1)siblings November 14, 2017 Dear Julie: In February 2016, April 2016, and October 2016, I lost my father, my mother and one of two brothers. I was really devastated when my father passed away and even worse when my mother passed away. When my brother died, I was numb and sadly am still numb. Everything regarding my parents’ estate has been... read more

Woman of God

“Comfort ye, comfort ye my people,” (Isaiah 40:1) November 10, 2017 Dear Julie: I’m going through a troubling time with my daughter in-law. She and my son have been married about five months, and I think she is trying to show she has the upper hand, like we are in competition . . . which we’re not. I’m just his mother and am here to support, to love, and be an example for the... read more

Wanting to Serve

“Comfort ye, comfort ye my people,” (Isaiah 40:1) November 7, 2017 Dear Julie: I am a firm believer in our God. I believe Christ died for our sins, and I thank him for it. I know there is no problem too big for God and I know he carries me through them. My situation is this: sometimes I feel as if I’m not doing something right for God, and I don’t have the close relationship with... read more

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