As a little girl, I remembered hearing some of the older folks speaking about people who had a family curse on them. Or persons who were paying for the sins of their family. I remember clearly being enraptured in those conversations and not fully understanding why that person was paying for anyone else’s sin. As … More Paying for the sins of your family
“Simon answered, “Master, we’ve worked hard all night and haven’t caught anything. But because you say so, I will let down the nets.””Luke 5:5 Reminds me of times when I was younger and my foster mother would ask me to do something that I had tried a “zillion” times but it wasn’t working. This verse … More Because Jesus says so!
I was listening to a sermon the other day and heard the pastor reflect on the way that Jesus handled stress. This sermon sparked a great interest in me to truly dig deeper and reflect a bit more on how Jesus truly handled stress. My initial thought of Jesus and stress… No Way! He was … More How can I handle stress? A look at the life of Jesus
“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
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
** Blogger Contribution: My niece felt the Lord calling her to write this story on a situation I experienced and what joy it brings me to share in how the Lord is truly using her as a vessel for HIS Kingdom ** Recently, I had the pleasure of spending time with a very close relative … More Kingdom of Heaven Ticket – Do you have it?
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?
Another year for New Year resolutions. Is this a biblical tradition? Maybe it is time to truly take a look at this and see what God is asking of us.Let’s understand what is our purpose. … More What is your purpose?