Do you remember when we were young and we used to dream big? When dreams weren’t realistic – when they were bold, when they weren’t about practicalities, but were based on true desires. With age our dreams can fade, worse still they can be replaced. Age presents us with different pressures and we often cast … Continue reading AGELESS DREAMS – (Joshua 14)
There are many times in my life when I have made plans or set goals without really taking into consideration God’s plan. Not that I didn't consider God at all, but more that I made plans and then committed them to God rather than enquire of the Lord before actually completing my plan. If I'm … Continue reading What’s The Plan?
There are things that we truly desire deep within our hearts, hopes & dreams, things only the Lord Himself would truly know about. Things we don’t necessarily talk about openly, but which stay within us as burning desires. For me personally there are so many things I wish to see come to fruition in my … Continue reading I’m Not Having It – That Sea Must Part!
You know sometimes I think I have lived most of my life afraid. Sometimes I wonder if I really know who I am at all. I love reading my Bible and meditating on the word, but sometimes I have to ask myself if I really believe what I am reading. I'm talking about really believing; … Continue reading Screw Fear – Just Push
So the New Year has begun and for many of us, it’s often an opportunity for us to set goals or perhaps pick up some goals we haven’t quite completed in the previous year, and approach them with a new found energy. We set goals in all manners of areas – fitness, career, education, travel … Continue reading What On Earth Are You Looking For?
Problems are one of the ways in which God graciously teaches us to seek Him in a way we never have before. They teach us obedience, discipline and the fundamental principles of trust. Even Jesus learned obedience through the things He suffered.
So many different things can cause us to give up. The loss of a loved one, broken friendships or relationships, seemingly unending trials. But know that God will truly never leave or forsake you. Some of the greatest people in the Bible endured great trials, during which at times some of them felt totally defeated.