You do not need to defend the Gospel; God is more than capable of doing that. However, you do need to live out the Gospel in your life, showing others its reality; only you can do that.
My child, I am here for you.I stoop down to pick you up.You cannot fall beyond my care.I brush you down and treat your wounds.You are my joy and crown.I create simply for your enjoyment.You are mine; no one can snatch you from my hand.I set the stars in the sky for your delight.You holdContinue reading “I Am Your Father”
Do not read the word of God unless you are willing to be changed by what you read. Do not pray unless you are ready to be the answer to that prayer. Do not serve God with anything but an attitude of love and thankfulness. Do not give to God without a joyful heart.
Grant me persistence in prayer.Grant me the patience to wait for your answer Lord.Give me stillness and ears to hear your voice.Please grant me the strength to resist going it alone.Give me the wisdom to discern your leading.Grant me thankfulness for all you do.
I’ll never get it rightI’ll always say the wrong thingsDo the wrong thingsI’ll speak when I should be silentAnd not say the right things at the right timeI will criticise when I should praiseAnd condone when I should condemnHowever hard I tryI will never be good enoughI will always fall short of my own standardsLetContinue reading “I’ll Never get it Right”
We are not all called to slay Goliath, cross the Red Sea or walk on water. We are not all called to be a missionary overseas, preach in a church or run a soup kitchen. We can’t look at others to see what God wants us to be doing. We have to look to God.Continue reading “Gifts”