“Aunty, I need to tell you something” says my little nephew. He was so excited that I got excited to hear what he had to tell me. As he starts to tell me I realize that he is whispering… we are in a room by ourselves so laughing, I whispered back to him and said … More Jesus instructs us to do things in secret
I would like to start with a shout out to all the pastors out there who are sowing seeds, harvesting, preaching and living out the word of God. I love my pastor. A man of wisdom, suave moves, humour and passion for Christ. He is also a straight shooter (meaning he is very direct and … More How to live your best life
Do you love or hate mathematics? I was not a great math student. I struggled with this subject and just couldn’t understand how it applied to my every day living. When someone starts asking me any mathematical questions I feel like I want to break out in hives… not pretty! Sounds familiar doesn’t it? Many … More Addition or submission: 7 Healthy Steps to Submitting to God
You know when you read a story, that you have read many many times before and find something new every time you read it? That is the bible for me. Now I have read the Christmas story often. I would have said that I knew the story very well. But I read a sentence this … More Can you actually be blameless?
Last week I wrote about gentleness and quietness of spirit. This week let us look at another character that is pleasing to God. “(Now Moses was a very humble man, more humble than anyone else on the face of the earth.)” Numbers 12:3 Outside of Jesus who humbled himself to come on earth to die for … More The most Humble person
In my bible study recently I read verses that struck a powerful chord within my soul. “Your beauty should not come from outward adornment, such as elaborate hairstyles and the wearing of gold jewelry or fine clothes. Rather, it should be that of your inner self, the unfading beauty of a gentle and quiet spirit, which is … More What if I am not a gentle and quiet woman?
Are you excited yet? 2018 is right around the corner and I for one can’t wait …. As you are preparing may I suggest 7 lessons for a brighter 2018? The bible story reflection is from Luke 17:11-19 http://bible.com/111/luk.17.11-19.niv : “Now on his way to Jerusalem, Jesus traveled along the border between Samaria and Galilee. … More 7 ways to make 2018 AWESOME!
At a prayer retreat recently, during one of the prayer breakouts, I was praying and felt an urgency to also read the bible. I didn’t know where the Lord wanted me to read but I prayed for his guidance on what he wanted me to see. I opened the bible four times and was brought … More Doing right in the eyes of the Lord
“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?
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!