“So he went to Zarephath. When he came to the town gate, a widow was there gathering sticks. He called to her and asked, “Would you bring me a little water in a jar so I may have a drink?” As she was going to get it, he called, “And bring me, please, a piece of … More 3 Powerful Godly lessons
“You have tendinitis!” “Ah”, I respond to my doctor, “that explains my pain and discomfort.” Two months later… “Physio hasn’t worked and now we will proceed to the second phase of treatment: injections. And it will hurt and feel even worse in a few hours” warns my Doctor. It did hurt! And badly! I have … More When the pain becomes too much to bear: 3 keys to help
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: … More Willingness to have an unplanned child
“Do not lust in your heart after her beauty or let her captivate you with her eyes. For a prostitute can be had for a loaf of bread, but another man’s wife preys on your very life. Can a man scoop fire into his lap without his clothes being burned? Can a man walk on … More How to stop being a victim of adultery: 7 Steps
Then I heard the voice of the Lord saying, “Whom shall I send? And who will go for us?” And I said, “Here am I. Send me!” Isaiah 6:8 The bible highlights several different situations where God called and the response was “Here I am”. We see this for Abraham (Genesis 22:1), Moses (Exodus 3:4), Samuel (1 Samuel 3:4). … More Do you really want the Lord to send you?
I am broke. Ok… not broke broke. But definitely not living the life of having adequate savings. Changes are being made and I continue to seek Christ’s guidance in my journey. Last night I read in Mark 14:3-6 the story of the woman that poured perfume on Christ’s head and this morning I listened to … More What to do with a Year’s Wages
*caveat that this is a special prayer post for all of my female readers* Worldwide Celebration of Women occurred on 8 March 2018. Some of you probably went through the day not even realizing that it was a special day. For some it was a celebration of how far women have come. The theme this … More International Women’s Day
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?
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?
Many of us are very familiar with the Christmas story. To summarize: Mary, a virgin was told by an Angel that she would have a baby …. Impregnated by the Holy Spirit. Her fiancée, Joseph after deliberating amongst himself decided he wasn’t having that and was going to leave her. An angel came to him … More The ugly truth about the Christmas story