Any fool can criticize, complain, and condemn–and most fools do. But it takes character and self-control to be understanding and forgiving.
While talking to some youth yesterday, I realised an important truth – people pleasing is alive and well. From fashion, to language and everything in between, there will always be people who try to squeeze you into their mould; people who try to pressure you into being who they want you to be. They may be […]
How do we weather seasons in life when friends are far away, fair havens have faded from the horizon, we are storm-tossed at sea, and everything we need has been stripped away?
A special word from the Lord, from Pastor Ray Patrick
“About midnight Paul and Silas were praying and singing hymns to God, and the other prisoners were listening to them. Suddenly there was such a violent earthquake that the foundations of the prison were shaken. At once all the prison doors flew open, and everyone’s chains came loose.” (Acts 16:25-26, NIV)
“They brought the donkey and the colt, placed their cloaks on them, and Jesus sat on them.” Matthew 21:7
But they that wait upon the LORD shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary; and they shall walk, and not faint.
Teach me Your way, LORD, that I may rely on Your faithfulness; give me an undivided heart, that I may fear Your Name.
All day yesterday while in Jordan there was evidence of God showing up. From the super extended stay for free at the hotel, to getting us to the airport with time to spare after leaving late. Then allowing the cases through when they were 5kg overweight. Then, when we land in Bahrain the hotel we […]
It’s so interesting how easy it is to procrastinate (put things off).