Encouragement time

Sometimes we all need a little encouragement. How do we deal with those hard times that come across our lives and stay far longer than we would like. Is there a way to hang on? Yes there is and this post tells you how and gives you a verse that has encouraged me. Read on to find out more. … More Encouragement time

Tools and swords

The kingdom of God is built by tools and swords. Tools are our giftings and the sword is the Word of God. My question to us today is am I using my tools and sword correctly and what is my part in building the kingdom of God? The book of Nehemiah is a great picture of this which this post explores. Read on to find out more. … More Tools and swords

When things don’t go well

Sometimes we find ourselves in a place where things are not going well. We could be disappointed by a decision, rejected by our friends or even looked over for a promotion. The question we should ask ourselves in these circumstances is this what God wants or what I want? Sometimes we find ourselves in the wrong place. What do we do then and how do we handle it? Read on to find out more. … More When things don’t go well

When the end seems near

Social media posts on the last days seem to be popping up everywhere. Do I believe we are living in the last days? Yes but do I believe that we need to stockpile, hide away or become dooms day prophets. Absolutely not. In the Bible it says occupy til I come. What does this mean? As I was writing this post God downloaded a word for today just for you and I. I hope it blesses and encourages you. Read on to find out more. … More When the end seems near

Spring has sprung

Who is waiting for Spring this year? For me, winter has been far too long this year. What is it about Spring that causes all of us to be grateful for that season? For me it is new life. But what other revelation of Who God is can we learn in this season? Read on to find out more. … More Spring has sprung

Gods great mercy

Whilst reading the Chronological Bible over the last few weeks, I have absolutely been overwhelmed by the grace and mercy of God. His people had walked away from Him but His love in reaching out to them was relentless. This is how God pursues you- with relentless love, grace and mercy. Read on to find out more. … More Gods great mercy

You have a future

Have you looked around the world we live in recently and have become disheartened? Wars, rumours of wars, cost of living etc have the potential to make us lose our hope. But there is a better way of living and His name is Jesus. He offers us not only salvation but a promise of hope. Read on to find out more. … More You have a future

Just one thing

Just one thing. This conjures up an image of something we really like. But what if that one more thing was leading us in a direction we don’t want to go. What if that one more thing causes us to lose our confidence or identity and shame takes up residence? Jesus wants to take our one thing and redeem us. Read on to discover more. … More Just one thing

He is risen

He is risen was a post I wrote two years ago that I felt to republish. Those three words evoke hope, joy and a future. But those three words, although a sentence, provoke a response. What are you going to do with the words He is Risen today? Your future depends on your answer. … More He is risen

Hey that’s mine

For far too long, we have allowed our stuff to be stolen from us as Christians. Jesus died in order that we could have everything He took off Satan. He took our sin so we could be restored to God, He took our sickness so we could live in health and much more. But it is time to say hey that’s mine and stand in faith until all is returned seven times more than what Satan stole. Read on to find out more. … More Hey that’s mine

The people element

When we watch the news or scroll through social media, we are bombarded with devastating images of wars and floods. But there is an element that we may be missing – people. Jesus said in the last days the love of many will grow cold. This is not where we want to live. Read on to find out more. … More The people element

Released from darkness

Have you ever been in a cave and when you come out, the light hits you and your eyes close because the brightness hurts? In this year of release, there are certain things hidden in our lives that God wants to bring to the light? The question is will we let God mine our lives – not for stones and precious gems but for dirt so that we can be made clean. Read on to find out more. … More Released from darkness

Released for love

Valentines Day is a day to celebrate love. But what if you are single? Does this day somehow pass you by? Is it really for couples that have been married a long time? Is it for Christians? The answer to these is found in the blog below and if God is love – of course it’s a day for all. … More Released for love

Released to the call

Have you ever struggled with your purpose and calling? I definitely have and it’s not what I thought at all. God is using my weakest skill writing to encourage others. What about you? Have you gone back to the old because the new was scary or are you unsure what that new is? In this year of release, let’s seek God and be released into whatever He has specifically for us. Read on to find out more. … More Released to the call

No more shame

Shame – a word that can define us when we don’t allow God to forgive us or we don’t forgive others. This word can result in us doing things we shouldn’t or defining who we are. Jesus came to set us free and give us a new identity. Read on to find out more. … More No more shame

Close the wound

Just like the woman with the issue of blood in the Bible, some of us have deep wounds that need to be healed. In this year of release, will you let God heal those deep wounds and be released from all that holds you back. Find out more by reading the below. … More Close the wound

Mercy and truth

Have you ever been speaking to someone and they were speaking truth to you but it was hard to take? Or maybe someone had wronged you and you forgave them and they kept doing it? Mercy and truth are the powerhouses that need to be applied together. Separately they don’t have much effect but together they do. Find out more by reading the below. … More Mercy and truth

A rescue plan

Do you ever feel like your life is going along great? Them something happens- a crisis, a sickness, financial woes, a betrayal etc. How do we navigate those things that happen? Is God truly with us? Is rescue possible. All these questions can be answered by reading the below. … More A rescue plan

Forgiven

Forgiveness- such a comforting word when it is directed at us but hard when we have to forgive? Why is that when the price Jesus paid on the cross for us is far greater than the cost to us of forgiving someone? Read more below. … More Forgiven