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Author: Cheryl Donely

How God Responds to Your Fear: A Study of Scripture

How God Responds to Your Fear: A Study of Scripture

Help me not to fear. How can I remove my fear? If these are your prayers, walk with me through a brief look at examples of people in the Bible who were afraid and how God responds to their fears. Do not fear – let’s learn how.

4 Steps to Take When You’re Afraid (How to Deal with Fear)

4 Steps to Take When You’re Afraid (How to Deal with Fear)

How to deal with fear. Steps to take when you’re afraid that will help you overcome your fears

Conquer Fear – Make Fear Work For You

Conquer Fear – Make Fear Work For You

Conquer your fear by making it your friend. See how fear in your life works for you. Learn to listen to fear and make wise decisions despite big emotions.

65+ Bible Verses that will Help You Conquer Fear

65+ Bible Verses that will Help You Conquer Fear

Conquer fear with these Bible verses. Overcome fear with these 65+ scripture verses that will help heal your anxious heart from all different angles.

An Awesome Way to be Fueled by the Bible in Busy Life

An Awesome Way to be Fueled by the Bible in Busy Life

A free Bible reading plan you will love. Be inspired every day by hearing God’s word.

Find Hope in these Powerful Easter Stories

Find Hope in these Powerful Easter Stories

He felt the sand of a dusty road, the growl of a hungry stomach, and the soft fibers a warm blanket. He heard the phrase, “I love you son,” as his mom embraced his shoulders. He tasted the soft bread as he conversed with good […]

65+ Scripture Verses that Will Give You Hope

65+ Scripture Verses that Will Give You Hope

(Inside: Bible verses about hope. Hear God speak directly into your life through these hope-filled scripture verses.) She’d had been sick with dementia for 10 years before she’d passed away. My family sat in neat rows listening to the reading of scripture, the recalling of […]

Find Out the Ways You Best Connect with God

Find Out the Ways You Best Connect with God

(Inside: Do you want to find the best ways you connect with God in your current season of life? Are you ready to deepen your faith?)   People raising their hands in worship is weird. It’s all just too much enthusiasm for me. At least […]

Fun Ways to See the True Meaning of Christmas in the Hustle

Fun Ways to See the True Meaning of Christmas in the Hustle

(Inside: Help your family celebrate the true meaning of Christmas during the Holiday season. )   My son’s little legs dangled over the edge of the couch a foot shy of reaching the floor. His usually busy hands were folded neatly on his lap. His […]

How to Find Direction When God is Silent (Free eCourse!)

How to Find Direction When God is Silent (Free eCourse!)

 (Inside: How to make decisions and hear God’s voice when He seems silent. Steps to help you make confident decisions and find your next best step.)      All you hear is silence.  Except for maybe your heart pounding as you stand at a cross section of two paths. You’ve asked God […]


Hi there! We're Cheryl, Lori & Mendie, co-owners and writers of Extravagant Hope. We are moms (and a grandma), daughters, wives, teachers, and friends. We are ordinary women, just like you, who have experienced hard stuff in life, just like you. But we are also women who have incredible joy because Jesus has given us hope - and continues to give us hope - in the midst of even our toughest realities.   We are three women who have a dream of sharing that hope of Jesus with you. Join our Extravagant Hope Community and 10+ hope-filled freebies (prayer journal, memory verse cards, printable art and more) will be emailed straight to your inbox. Thanks for being here. :)

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