What happens when a couple is divorced and one parent wants their son to live as a girl, but the other doesn’t? That’s exactly what is happening currently in Texas.
Month: November 2018
‘These trials will show that your faith is genuine.’ 1 Peter 1:7 NLT The tests we face reveal both our weaknesses and our strengths. When the Bible speaks of ‘a refiner’s fire’ (Malachi 3:2 NIV), we’re inclined to think of the negative things God wants to remove from our character. But we also have inner ...Read More
‘He saw the joy ahead of Him.’ Hebrews 12:2 GWT Concerning Jesus, the Bible says: ‘We must focus on Jesus, the source and goal of our faith. He saw the joy ahead of Him, so He endured death on the cross and ignored the disgrace it brought Him… Think about Jesus… so that you don’t ...Read More
‘Do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with My righteous right hand.’ Isaiah 41:10 NIV To succeed in life you need two things: (1) The right people. Sometimes the first step towards getting out of discouragement is finding somebody who can lift ...Read More
When Ann-Maree Imrie lost her first baby 7 months into her pregnancy, her whole world crumbled. At a time when she should have been celebrating the arrival of her firstborn, instead she was giving birth to a little boy with no heartbeat.
‘A real friend sticks closer than a brother.’ Proverbs 18:24 NLT One day two cows looked over a fence and saw these words on a passing milk truck: ‘Pasteurised, Homogenised, Vitamin A added.’ One cow said to the other, ‘It makes you feel a bit inadequate, doesn’t it?’ Seriously, is that how you feel today? ...Read More
Recent scientific discoveries claim that laughter reduces pain, increases job performance, connects people emotionally, and improves the flow of oxygen to the heart and brain.
It reduces pain and allows us to tolerate discomfort.
It reduces blood sugar levels, increasing glucose tolerance in diabetics and nondiabetics alike.
It can improve your job performance, especially if your work depends on creativity and solving complex problems.
No one is required to own, read, or believe the Bible…but people buy it in droves. The Bible far outsold any other book, with a whopping 3.9 billion copies sold over the last 50 years.
So, if the Bible continues to be the best-selling book worldwide every year…
- Have you read it (from cover to cover)?
- What is your favourite passage(s). . . Why?
- What part does it play in your business?
Don’t you love the innocence of kids? They play, they explore. Their minds haven’t yet been shaped by the cares of this world and the thinking that so often holds us adults back.
At times we see ourselves in our children and grandchildren, and long for them to have the same opportunities we enjoyed, or to avoid the things that caused us harm.
But the thief is doing all he can to steal the hope of today’s and future generations.