This year I have heard at least two people speak of their battle with depression and one of the individuals even spoke of feeling suicidal. I have noticed recently, how precious and needful peace of mind is. I’m not talking about a challenge free life with no concerns, but I’m talking about a sound mind. We all think, we all possess a mind. Though like … Continue reading Thinking Church
It could be through a dream, conviction of the heart, a revelation. When God speaks, something new is born – a vision, an assignment, a calling, an ambition. It changes the way we see all that is around us. Our priorities are often rearranged, we sing a new chorus in our hearts, and our minds are filled and fuelled by it. “God said” starts more … Continue reading Is anything too hard for the Lord?
Even as a Christian, don’t make the mistake of believing that your acknowledgment of God is the end of the journey. The journey has only just begun. You are no longer the same, in fact you will spend the rest of your life being changed forever. You are created with such intricacy, such specific detail – nothing in this world can ever fill the void … Continue reading Sunday isn’t enough
For the joy of the LORD is your strength Nehemiah 8:10 “I choose Joy” Joy How easy is it to hold on to joy, when a wave of sadness floods your mind? A misplaced item, the wrong choice of words, a scornful look, the playing out of injustice, a subtle descending of sadness – covering the heart. But the day is not spent. See, the Son … Continue reading I choose joy
One thing I think a lot of Christians struggle with is waiting… For some people working in faith, serving in faith, sowing in faith, even being persecuted and still having faith, is not as much of a challenge for them as waiting in faith. We become uncomfortable, we pray and we don’t hear anything, we fast, we seek counsel, and that feeling … Continue reading While I Wait
BEING SINGLE IS BEING RICH Personal Growth – Wisdom Richard met Grace one frosty winter morning. Grace was also frosty. The cold weather had clearly worn at her patience, and the wait for the bus to the train station made her all the more intolerant. But a small warmth gathered in the bottom of Richard’s stomach – in this bitter cold, he was beginning … Continue reading Single and Rich: Personal Growth
Good Morning On my way to work this morning, I took a moment to observe the sky, I allowed my eyes to take in every object before me, I enjoyed the peace within me, that quietness that comes with salvation, I acknowledged it. I admired the beauty of creation, surrounded by tall buildings and a construction site in my background, I was and am … Continue reading Good Morning