I recently had a great conversation with a friend who was from a different denomination than I and she noted that they didn’t celebrate Christmas. After further discussion, I understood why they felt that way but I didn’t necessarily agree wholeheartedly. I agreed that Jesus was not born on 25 December, the day a majority … More Should we celebrate Christmas?
Prior to my mom passing away one of the things that were heavy on her heart was the lack of unity. Living in a world that teaches the importance of looking out “for me, myself and I” you do not see a widespread belief of unity. What does it mean to live in unity? The … More Are you living in unity with other believers?
“The kingdom of heaven is like treasure hidden in a field. When a man found it, he hid it again, and then in his joy went and sold all he had and bought that field. “Again, the kingdom of heaven is like a merchant looking for fine pearls. When he found one of great value, … More Are you sacrificing all for God?
I have a fascination with gardening. I use the word fascination as I don’t hate it, but I would not say that I love it. I am just fascinated by the process of life in my backyard. I love growing things and flowing through the process of a plant’s growth. I am one of those … More Pruning: 5 Keys to growing
“When Moses came down from Mount Sinai with the two tablets of the covenant law in his hands, he was not aware that his face was radiant because he had spoken with the Lord. When Aaron and all the Israelites saw Moses, his face was radiant, and they were afraid to come near him. But … More Let your light shine
Show me your friends and I will tell you who you are… Have you heard this saying before? In my country, it is a pretty popular phrase and as a young girl, it would always cause me to roll my eyes when it was said. After all, just because I wanted to hang out with … More Show me your friends and I will tell you who you are
“Jesus Christ!” “Oh my God!” My friend was not having a good day! Everything within me cringed. I looked at her and said “Stop saying the Lord’s name in vain”. Her automatic response was “I know, I know. It’s a bad habit” I knew that was not the time to speak more on this and so … More Jesus Christ!
“When the people saw that Moses was so long in coming down from the mountain, they gathered around Aaron and said, “Come, make us gods who will go before us. As for this fellow Moses who brought us up out of Egypt, we don’t know what has happened to him.” Aaron answered them, “Take off … More What is your reason? The story of the Golden Calf
To my readers… a warning on this one. It took me weeks to finally write this one as it proved to be a very passionate experience for me but I needed to ensure that it was not me writing but the Lord in control. Here goes… One of the things that I truly enjoy on … More Distractions – Churches don’t get caught!
When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and when you pass through the rivers, they will not sweep over you. When you walk through the fire, you will not be burned; the flames will not set you ablaze. Isaiah 43:2 (NIV) We all need encouragement. Sometimes we get so bogged down … More You are doing better than you think you are