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

Don’t quit

Many of us when we are going through trials are tempted to quit. But God is saying today don’t quit. The view is worth it and so are the lessons on the journey. To find out more and how God sustains us in trials, read on. … More Don’t quit

Knowledge v truth

The culture of the world today can sometimes place more emphasis on knowledge eg degrees from university, IQ, school grades than other things especially in the workforce. But is this culture true in the church too? Shouldn’t we be counter- cultural and rely more on truth than knowledge? Find out the difference by reading on. … More Knowledge v truth

Don’t judge

Have you ever found yourself judging someone by their actions and later on found that their actions were reasonable. God doesn’t want us to stand in position as judge but as lovers of God and others. Find out more by reading on. … More Don’t judge

Look up

What we focus on is what we follow. So what are we focussing on? Is it doom and gloom? Is it fear about the future? Have we forgotten to look up because we are too busy focussing elsewhere? It is time to look up. Why? Read on to find out more. … More Look up

Battle weary

Are you feeling tired? Has the battle been raging on too long? Maybe you feel like you just through one thing and then the next thing pops up and you need to start fighting once again. My question is are you a David or a Solomon. Which one you are may determine why you are constantly going through things? Read on to find out more. … More Battle weary

How do you hear

Have you ever asked yourself the question “how to I hear”. Many of us hear to answer but we should be really listening. How is your hearing in relation to the Word of God? Are you hearing to judge others or hearing to mature in Jesus. Read on to find out more. … More How do you hear

Give me a man

Give me a man is a battle cry of satan. Everyday he bombards us with temptations and situations where we need to choose to trust God. But when he comes around do you succumb or hold up Jesus. Read on to find out more. … More Give me a man

Where is the lamb

Easter is the end of this week and I am looking forward to celebrating it as I do every year. But a question had me thinking this year? If the Passover was the Last Supper where was the lamb? Is this significant or was it merely left out of the story? Read on to find out more. … More Where is the lamb