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Patience, Love and Encouragement

‘I came so close to the edge.’
 Psalm 73:2 TLB If you’d met Asaph, who wrote some of the psalms, you’d probably have thought he hadn’t a care in the world. But you’d have been wrong: ‘I came so close to the edge of the cliff! My feet were slipping and I was almost gone.’ …Read More

Your Life’s Assignment

‘My life is worth nothing to me unless I use it for finishing the work assigned me by 
the Lord.’ Acts 20:24 NLT To miss out on your assignment in life is to miss out on why God put you on earth. You’re gifted and called by God, and you need to take it seriously. …Read More

Stop Beating Yourself Up

‘We all stumble in many ways.’
 James 3:2 NIV When you sin, God’s Spirit will convict you of your need to repent and change your ways. But until you get your glorified body in Heaven, you’re always going to deal with sin. The apostle James wrote, ‘We all stumble in many ways.’ But falling down …Read More

Practise Humility

‘They had been arguing about which one of them was the greatest.’ 
Mark 9:34 CEV When Jesus asked His disciples, ‘“What were you arguing about along the way?” They had been arguing about which one of them was the greatest, and so they did not answer… He said, “If you want the place of honour, …Read More

Understanding How God Works

‘Because You say so, I will.’
 Luke 5:5 NIV The Bible says: ‘When He [Jesus] had finished speaking, He said to Simon, “Put out into deep water, and let down the nets for a catch.” Simon answered, “Master, we’ve worked hard all night and haven’t caught anything. But because You say so, I will”… When …Read More

‘Lord, where are You?’ (2)

‘He will bring justice if you will only wait.’
 Job 35:14 NLT Have you ever tried to sit and watch a seed sprout? You can’t, can you? It stays in the ground until the time is right for it to emerge. There’s a lesson here. God has planted certain things within you, and you must …Read More

‘Lord, where are You?’ (1)

‘I cry out to You, O God, but You do not answer.’
 Job 30:20 NIV Do you feel like God isn’t answering your prayers? Job the patriarch felt the same way: ‘I cry out to You, O God, but You do not answer; I stand up, but You merely look at me… When I hoped …Read More

Relationship and Fellowship

‘If we say that we have fellowship with Him.’
 1 John 1:6 NKJV God is responsible for your relationship with Him. The moment you put your trust in Jesus Christ His Son, you are a fully accepted family member. But you are responsible for your fellowship with God. The Bible says, 
‘If we say that …Read More

The Three Ts

‘Do good to each other.’
 1 Thessalonians 5:15 NLT It’s said that when the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail. Let’s face it, because of our strong personalities some of us are inclined to use a hammer when a gentler approach would do the job …Read More

Start Praying For God’s Favour

‘I entreated Your favour.’
 Psalm 119:58 NKJV One moment of God’s favour will do more for you than a lifetime of striving. Through the favour of God, Ruth went from being a penniless widow to becoming the wife of Boaz, a wealthy man. It’s what made Esther a queen and positioned her to save the …Read More

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