““Blessed [spiritually prosperous, happy, to be admired] are the poor in spirit [those devoid of spiritual arrogance, those who regard themselves as insignificant], for theirs is the kingdom of heaven [both now and forever].”Matthew 5:3 AMP it is interesting how Jesus starts His sermon with the beatitudes because once it becomes a part of us, … Continue reading Blessed are the poor in Spirit
But immediately He spoke to them, saying, “Take courage, it is I! Do not be afraid!””Matthew 14:27 AMP The disciples had spent all day with Jesus and coordinated the feeding of the 5000. After it ended, Jesus told the disciples to get in the boat and go before him while he sent away the crowd … Continue reading Take Courage
Do you have one of those moments you are happy, feeling good and all of that and all of a sudden, a picture of an existing challenge you are facing flashes before you? And suddenly, the joy is gone and you feel deflated. The devil knows that joy is the strength of a believer and … Continue reading The strength of Joy
““Blessed [anticipating God’s presence, spiritually mature] are the pure in heart [those with integrity, moral courage, and godly character], for they will see God.”Matthew 5:8 AMP Heart Check- We know a healthy heart makes for a healthy life. A diseased heart makes for a diseased life. The state of the heart is what separates the … Continue reading What is your heart condition?
One of the biggest drawbacks bloggers face is the trap of comparison. The desire to sound and be like the favourite blogger you admire. And sadly, many people fall for this. It is okay to like a writing style and try to develop yours. But to be inspired by a blogger and to copy a … Continue reading Dear Christian bloggers – Find your voice
Relying on God has to begin all over again every day as if nothing had yet been done.”― C.S. Lewis, Have you ever felt stuck in a phase? In between where you are now and where you want to be? In between starting a new project and seeing results? Or maybe you are in a … Continue reading Somewhere Inbetween
In the last part of 2020, life came with extra responsibilities and it became increasingly hard to stay consistent on here. I was barely even coming online. But after awhile, I found a way to stay consistent to my timetable of posting at least once a week, Thursdays and sometimes Saturday. So if you are … Continue reading How to stay consistent as a Christian blogger
“And be not conformed to this world: but be ye transformed by the renewing of your mind, that ye may prove what is that good, and acceptable, and perfect, will of God.”Romans 12:2 KJV Over time, I realise that my prayers were safe. It was consistent but lukewarm. I prayed sometimes for His will but … Continue reading Let His will be done!
Ever been through a place when the power was out? It can be disconcerting and ominous. Lights are used to mark houses, streets. Airports runways are tagged with landing lights. Cars. All these lights serve as guidance to point the way to your destination. It prevents you from fumbling around or stumbling in the dark. … Continue reading A light in the dark
"You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream." C.S lewis The beauty of today is our faith in Christ Jesus. 2020 has come and gone with its challenges and lessons but in all of this, we are still overcomers. Congratulations! You have been given a new start. Make … Continue reading One with God!