Looking back on 2018, the year would be my brave year. Doing things I never thought I would. I have listed some brave things that I did. They may not be brave for you. One thing I learnt was that being brave did not mean doing the year alone. God was always with me through it all. All I needed to do was trust Him. Thankful now I had the experiences but maybe not then. … More Reflection
Have you ever been in a situation where God has been speaking to you and you say what about this person? Why do I have to do that? What about when God tells you to change a behaviour or action but all your friends are doing it? We again say, what about this man, or woman? Jesus confronted Peter over this issue in John 21. Find out what Jesus said.
It is when we walk and live in the perfect will of God for our lives that we will find peace and contentment with ourselves.
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It’s hard to not react to a situation when it comes up, especially if we think it’s urgent. We most often run and try to fix it but there is a better way. When Jesus was told one of His best friends had died, He stayed in the place where He was for two more days. Then God gave Him the clearance to go. What did He find? Lazarus had already died. But there was a greater miracle about to happen. Read more and see what it was and why we shouldn’t always react. … More Don’t always react
I love this time of year. The time to catch up with family, have special food and give and receive gifts. But have have you ever thought of the wonder of Christmas?
Are we still amazed that a God in heaven would send His only son to us in the form of a baby knowing that His very creation would one day sentence Him to die? This was beautiful and remarkable and showed the love of God to us in a magnificent way.
This is the wonder of Christmas.
Deborah is the only woman judge recorded in the Bible. She was a wife, mother, prophetess and courageous. She went to war when that wasn’t the accepted thing. She sat under a palm tree positioned by God in the place between the seat of idolatry and the house of prayer. She sounds like a hero and yes she’s mine but what can we learn from her. … More Deborah – woman of God
In this current generation, we have steered away from living a simple life. Our houses have to be filled with stuff, our calendars with activities and our days with busyness. But there are some who have gone back to the simple life. What is that simple life? It means that are lives should be plain, basic and uncomplicated in form, nature or design (meaning of simple in the dictionary). That does not sound like too many of our lives today. So what does the Bible say our lives should be like? … More The simple life
Do you have a habit or weight that is holding you back from achieving your potential? Maybe it’s television watching or scrolling through Facebook. If you do, it is time to divorce that habit and fulfil the plan God has for your life. … More It’s time to divorce our habits
Have you ever done something good and expected a reward for it. Maybe you handed in a wallet or helped someone out? You expected money, a thank you or even a gift but it didn’t come. A man in the Bible named Mordecai felt the same way. Read the story and discover what you can learn from waiting for your reward. … More Your reward will come
Sometimes in our lives, we feel like God has forgotten us. But God will never leave us. Find out the reason for this and see what you can do to overcome it. Jesus was forsaken on the cross but not by God but by the sin that was placed on Him. … More Forsaken not forgotten
Sometimes, in our lives when bad things happen, we stop in that place. We feel like we can’t get past it. This post reminds us today that Satan comes to steal, kill and destroy but Jesus came to give us life. Your story can continue past the devastation. Find out more at http://www.livingthelifegodintended.com. … More Don’t let the story stop there