God is a jealous God who wants our all. He wants our complete attention, our full devotion and our whole heart! He doesn’t wan to share us with anything.
When God ask us to daily pick up our cross it is not a call to suffering, pain and death. It is, in fact, a call to perspective and focus. Picking up our cross (notice not picking up the cross of Christ but our cross) focuses us on the immediate future and our impending death.Continue reading “Picking Up Your Cross”
Do not let your life be ruled by your emotions or feelings but by truth and wisdom. Your feelings will often misguide you and confuse you. If I go outside on a sunny but windy day I may not feel the heat of the sun. If I follow my feelings I get burnt, if IContinue reading “Feelings or Truth?”
Whatever road you have to travel He is by your side. Whatever pain you have to bear He knows how you feel. Whatever fears you have or whatever your worries are about He is holding you, protecting you and with you in them. Whatever griefs you have he is mourning with you. Whatever you areContinue reading “Troubles”
Dear Lord, today I’m in a bad mood! I want to shout at you and the world, wave my fist and generally grump around. Father, thank you that I can be completely real with you however I’m feeling, on my good days and my bad ones. Thank you that I don’t have to hide myContinue reading “Bad Mood Day!!”
God believes in good relationship. He knows that good relationships are worth fighting for. He knows that strong relationships require hard work. He knows that the best relationships are ones that have been tried and tested. Thank you, Lord for the gift of relationship!!
God is good! No matter your circumstances, however you feel – God is good! Whether He answers your prayers in the way you want or doesn’t seem to answer them at all – God is still good! Whether you are happy, mourning, depressed, hopeless, failing, dying, in pain, in despair – God is still Good!
What we believe about God is one of the most important things in life. Who we believe He is and what we believe He thinks about us are huge things. They will shape most other things and influence most things we do. They will help form how we feel about others and about ourselves andContinue reading “What do you think of God?”
If we want to be effective as Christians we need to learn to live, not in the present past but, in the present future!!
God doesn’t love you because you are good or nice – he loves you because He is good and nice!