How much do you love Jesus?

How much do you love Jesus? “When they had finished eating, Jesus said to Simon Peter, “Simon son of John, do you love me more than these?” “Yes, Lord,” he said, “you know that I love you.” Jesus said, “Feed my lambs.” Again Jesus said, “Simon son of John, do you love me?” He answered, “Yes, Lord,Continue reading “How much do you love Jesus?”

Willingness to have an unplanned child

Scared. Hyperventillating. Sweat is dripping down my face. This wasn’t supposed to happen to me.  What will my family think?  I can’t do this! My hands are shaking as I look down again at the two red lines.  I am pregnant! Oh my gosh, I want to just throw up. Unintended pregnancies research showed that:Continue reading “Willingness to have an unplanned child”

Jesus instructs us to do things in secret

“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 saidContinue reading “Jesus instructs us to do things in secret”

Can you actually be blameless?

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 thisContinue reading “Can you actually be blameless?”

The most Humble person

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 forContinue reading “The most Humble person”

What if I am not a gentle and quiet woman?

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 isContinue reading “What if I am not a gentle and quiet woman?”

7 ways to make 2018 AWESOME!

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.Continue reading “7 ways to make 2018 AWESOME!”

Doing right in the eyes of the Lord

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 broughtContinue reading “Doing right in the eyes of the Lord”

Are you sacrificing all for God?

“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,Continue reading “Are you sacrificing all for God?”

Distractions – Churches don’t get caught!

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 onContinue reading “Distractions – Churches don’t get caught!”