I came across intriguing posts on social media the last couple of days ; all I can say in my heart is I need to change my thinking and attitudes. Most of my fundamental beliefs about myself were terribly wrong , it was mostly based on how people related to me. Catch me on a good day, … Continue reading #Thoughtsforthisweek
" You are stupid ", "You are boring", " You are just a follower", " I'm tired of you ", These are just comments I've heard from various people in my life. At every stage, I started to believe it and I became something that I wasn't. BUT My God calls me, "A royal priesthood, … Continue reading Low self-esteem
Love is a word that I have attempted time and time again to comprehend. I know my family loves me, although they may not proclaim it to to me consistently however I know from everything my family has done for me and how they treat me that they love me. I thought love was:checking up … Continue reading What is love?
I know time and time again we think we are unworthy to stay in God's presence. We think we need to go through a long check list in order to finally be "worthy" to enter/stay in Gods presence. I know some of you have probably made sure you have confessed all your sins, listened to … Continue reading Who will stay in God’s presence?
'You can't do anything right! even as a christian everything you do is never right'. 'Are you good enough?, even..... and..... is better than you'. 'You are always alone, have you ever thought of why? I'll tell you why! It's because you push people away, that what you do'. 'Actually there's something wrong with you'. … Continue reading Lies, lies and more lies
Sally woke up with excruciating pain radiating from her abdomen and muscles. Every time she woke up she experienced consistent pain. Most times she tossed and turned hoping that the pain will subside and neglect the painful paths it’s taken previously. Sally is a christian, she believes that: God is Almighty; all knowing, all faithful, … Continue reading Pain
Just as you’ll never understand the mystery of life forming in a pregnant woman, So you’ll never understand the mystery at work in all that God does. Ecclesiastes 11:5 Sometimes when life gets tough I sometimes see myself losing hope in Gods promises and timing. Several times, out of frustration I asked myself, "When will … Continue reading I’m waiting for God but I’m losing hope!
James 2:14-26 14-17 Dear friends, do you think you’ll get anywhere in this if you learn all the right words but never do anything? Does merely talking about faith indicate that a person really has it? For instance, you come upon an old friend dressed in rags and half-starved and say, “Good morning, friend! Be clothed … Continue reading Faith without works?
He speaks wisdom (Psalm 37:30), He shows mercy to others and is always giving ( Psalm 37:21), He is never forsaken, never left alone in difficult times ( Psalm 37:25). His steps are ordered by the Lord (Psalm 37:23), He inherits the land and stays there forever (Psalm 37:29), His tongue talks of justice … Continue reading The Righteous Man
In my quiet time, whilst reading my main devotional, this verse struck me like lightning, I pondered on every line, each was a distinct command from God himself. Previously, on numerous occasions, I have heard constant recitals of this verse time and time again - to a point of even memorizing it! However the other … Continue reading Why xesikothoún?