I just wanted to encourage you with a few verses from Deuteronomy. I know from my own life and maybe you do from yours, how quickly I can forget the goodness of God. How God has led me, protected me, and has led me this far. These verses in Deuteronomy remind the Israelites of the goodness of God. It was at the time in which … Continue reading Carried through it all.
Many are the plans in a person’s heart, but it is the Lord’s purpose that prevails. (Proverbs 19v21) Do you see these days as fruitful? Or are you waiting for better days to come? I know I struggle to see the fruitfulness in these days of lockdown, and it can easily put me down. There is a lot of things I want to accomplish this … Continue reading Better Days…
Welcome, to the beginning of February blogs! I want to begin by sharing the message I shared with my church family on Sunday. We have started this series on wisdom and it being put into a song. I decided on Proverbs 11v7, which looks at hope placed in man. The song which I picked was Psalm 62, which highlights what a steadfast hope in the … Continue reading Wisdom and songs – Hope
The final week of January! There is no denying this month has been tough. As I was thinking about the content for this blog, I was led to psalm 143. It is a psalm which highlights the utter despair David was going through as he was facing such an overwhelming situation. He paints a vivid picture of the difficulties he is enduring. As the psalm … Continue reading Hope in the midst of despair
When I am afraid, I put my trust in you. (Psalm 56v3) This has been my title of my first blog of the year, for the last couple of years. It was an idea which emerged as I opened my fresh journal for the year and saw all the space which was yet to be filled. As I opened my journal this year, I struggled … Continue reading Blank Canvas (2021)
Merry Christmas and a happy new year to you! I do not know how you are feeling at moment, but I know there are many emotions that people are experiencing. Many spent Christmas on their own this year, many have lost jobs, livelihoods, and many are dealing with overwhelming grief. As I spent time with the Lord on Christmas Day, my heart was heavy with … Continue reading What a year it has been…
Hey, beautiful people! How has your week been? A new routine I have started in lockdown is having some quiet time in the middle of the afternoon. It is typically about 3pm as the sky is beginning to darken, I light a candle and read a chapter of Mark’s gospel. Honestly, I look forward to this time; spending it with the Lord as the longer … Continue reading The long nights…
Hello, to you all! The past few months I have been doing a wrap-up blog; which I have loved doing but for this month I am going to leave it. I am going to do is leave a similar prayer down below that I have been praying over my life. It is a prayer for feeling stuck and feeling as if all your progress is … Continue reading A prayer amidst all the disappointment
Welcome back everyone, to a new season of blogs!! I have had a beautiful break, I have spent days away with my family at the beach which has been excellent. Although I did get some pretty horrific sunburn, which is a common occurrence with my pale skin. It has been weeks full of learning and the Lord pruning bits off me which were not fruitful. … Continue reading Hope in a tough season.
With men this is impossible, but with God all things are possible. (Matthew 19v26) Therefore everyone who hears these words of mine and puts them into practice is like a wise man who built his house on the rock. The rain came down, the streams rose, and the winds blew and beat against that house; yet it did not fall, because it had its … Continue reading Building our life on a solid foundation