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Tips For Travellers (2)

‘Because we are united with Christ, we have received an inheritance from God.’ Ephesians 1:11 NLT God’s will isn’t simply for you to survive, but to thrive (see Psalm 35:27). Satan will attack you, but he can’t separate you from God’s love or keep Him from blessing you. Satan will lie and say that he …Read More

Tips For Travellers (1)

‘It is God who works in you to will and to act according to His good purpose.’ Philippians 2:13 NIV As you travel through life on your spiritual journey, here are two important tips to remember: (1) With God no experience is ever wasted. That includes the painful and difficult ones. We may impress people …Read More

Develop A Grateful Heart

‘My mouth shall show forth Your praise.’ Psalm 51:15 NKJV A grateful heart sees each day as a gift. It’s like a magnet sweeping over your day, collecting reasons to be grateful. It thanks God for the miracle of muscles that enable your eyes to read these words and your brain to process them. It …Read More

Stop Procrastinating And Do It!

‘Another said, “I will follow You, Lord; but first let me go back and say good-bye to my family.”’ Luke 9:61 NIV When you squander or lose your money, there’s a chance you can get it back. But not when you squander or lose your time. One of the saddest stories in Scripture is found …Read More

Change Your Attitude Towards It

‘Rejoice in the Lord always. Again I will say, rejoice!’ Philippians 4:4 NKJV Cheryl continually complained that she didn’t make enough money, couldn’t afford the things she wanted, and therefore wasn’t going to amount to anything. Her counsellor said, ‘You’re wasting your energy complaining, instead of using it to get ahead.’ Cheryl countered, ‘You don’t …Read More

Reach For Help

‘A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for adversity.’ Proverbs 17:17 NIV Recovery counsellors use the phrase ‘terminally unique’ because people with addictions think their problem is unique: ‘Others would reject me if they knew my problem. I’ve struggled with it so long that I don’t believe I’ll ever conquer it.’ …Read More


‘You will come to the grave in full vigour.’ Job 5:26 NIV Author Norman Cousins said, ‘No disease is more lethal than the boredom that follows retirement.’ Here’s a true story of a lady in her eighties who went to her doctor for a check-up. He asked if she stayed active. She gave him a …Read More

Keep Believing God, And It Will Happen

‘Wait patiently, for it will surely take place.’ Habakkuk 2:3 NLT Has God promised you something and humanly speaking you see no way it can come to pass? Are you having a hard time waiting? Read this Scripture: ‘If it seems slow in coming, wait patiently, for it will surely take place.’ God does things …Read More

The Great Designer

‘The heavens are telling the glory of God; they are a marvellous display of His craftsmanship.’ Psalm 19:1 TLB Whether you look at the universe through a telescope or a microscope, you discover that God is the great designer. Let’s look at three of the things He designed: (1) Temperature. The sun’s surface is 5,500 …Read More

When You’re Facing Opposition

‘Consider Him who endured such opposition.’ Hebrews 12:3 NIV Do you remember the old hit song by Elvis Presley, Don’t You Step On My Blue Suede Shoes? You won’t get too far in life before somebody does that very thing, and steps on your toes. But before you get discouraged and throw in the towel, …Read More

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