‘WE UNDERSTAND THAT WE WILL NEVER UNDERSTAND THEREFORE WE STAND’

This blog will be used for links to resources, petitions and ways to donate to support Black Lives Matter. There will be links to some of the conversations that happened in churches this past weekend, on the topic of racism, and what the church must do in moving forward. May we take this time to learn, to grow and to advocate together. May we take … Continue reading ‘WE UNDERSTAND THAT WE WILL NEVER UNDERSTAND THEREFORE WE STAND’

Wrapping up May (Surrender and Healing)

‘Rivers know this: there is no hurry. We shall get there some day.’ A.A.Milne As we come to the end of May, I am thankful for the graciousness and the love of the Father. I started this month with this mindset that everything would change. I would end this month with a job, I would find purpose again and I would be happier than the … Continue reading Wrapping up May (Surrender and Healing)

A short reflection, (Guard your heart)

This week I have been choosing to be intentional with filling myself up with the word of God, with quiet meditation and prayer. I am not going to do an in-depth blog this week as I have been using this time to refresh and to lean to the Father; as the Lord has been helping me to find peace and rest in his presence. I … Continue reading A short reflection, (Guard your heart)

Psalm 73 (The desires of our heart)

Psalm 73 reminds us how easy it is to become entranced and envious of other people’s lives. When we see others succeeding even when their ways are not always right and just. It can lead us to become bitter to the life that we have. We see the life we have as not enough, and others seem to be enjoying their way of life better. … Continue reading Psalm 73 (The desires of our heart)

God’s grace through this season.

I wanted to take some time to reflect on this past season, for me I have found it a struggle. I am sure that is relatable for many of you reading this. Many days have left me feeling perplexed and unfulfilled and sad. I was trying to motivate myself on but realizing that I was struggling to see the purpose in the day. I felt … Continue reading God’s grace through this season.

Psalm 42 (Continue in hope)

There are a lot of concerns/worries crowding our hearts at this uncertain time. A lot of these things do lead to our soul feeling downcast and disturbed within us. In this blog, I want us to take time to meditate on Psalm 42. For many of us it will be a psalm that hits home at this time. While, in the psalm, the psalmist acknowledges … Continue reading Psalm 42 (Continue in hope)

Wrapping up April (Choosing to find joy)

‘With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.’  (Eleanor Roosevelt) April seems to be one of those months, that has lasted about five months. However, it is surprising to be at the end of it. While my mindset has not been the most positive this month; I have realised that only I have the power to change that. This month I have been … Continue reading Wrapping up April (Choosing to find joy)

Trusting in the promises of God (For I know the plans I have for you)

‘“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future. Then you will call on me and come and pray to me and I will listen to you.’ (Jeremiah 29v11-12)   I write this blog knowing it is something my heart needs at this moment. The … Continue reading Trusting in the promises of God (For I know the plans I have for you)

The importance of praise, at a time like this.

(Happy Sunday, I have shared this message with my church family this morning. It is a message I hope will bring encouragement to us all at this time. Be blessed.) “You are the light of the world. A town built on a hill cannot be hidden. Neither do people light a lamp and put it under a bowl. Instead they put it on a stand, … Continue reading The importance of praise, at a time like this.