GOD WANTS TO BE WITH YOU

Can you believe that? The Almighty God, the creator of the heavens and the earth, wants to be with you. You are that important to Him. This was the sweet revelation I got when reading through the beginning of the book of Zechariah. Let me share the passage with you. Zechariah 2:10-12 NKJV 10 “Sing and […]

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Jesus needed time alone with God – so do I

There is always something to do. As a working mum, there are never-ending demands on my time and energy, so my to-do list never seems to get done! I know the struggle is real and I know the only way to get through each day is by being alone with God… Sometimes our souls need […]

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My Journey from fear to peace

“So do not fear, for I am with you; 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) On the way to the hospital, I could feel the fear beckoning. How did we get here? Why […]

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TRUTH, LIES AND THE PROPHET AMOS

“Their lies led them astray, lies which their Fathers followed.” Amos 2:4 I want to share with you a little nugget I found in the Old Testament book of Amos. Throughout the book the prophet speaks to the people of Israel. He warns them of the coming punishment for despising the law and turning away […]

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The Offering of worship

Zephaniah 3: 10,12 (NIV) 10 From beyond the rivers of Cush     my worshipers, my scattered people,     will bring me offerings. 12 But I will leave within you     the meek and humble. The remnant of Israel     will trust in the name of the Lord. Growing up in the church, I had come to associate the word worship with the time dedicated […]

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Abide in me

Happy New Year…. That almost sounds shallow this year…every time I said that to friends or family I felt as though it didn’t really say how I felt. I wanted to say something more like – Have a safe new year. Remember what is important this year. Stay close to Jesus and keep your eyes […]

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God and Me and a pile of folding…

I couldn’t shake the feeling, the heaviness that had resided upon me the last few days…I was troubled, and I knew why.  So right there in front of the folding pile I told the Lord how I was feeling. I knew He knew, but I needed His truth to shine light on my feelings. I […]

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Finding who i am

When you get to know whose you are, you’ll get to know who you are. Who you are meant to be, who you were created to be was written in His heart long before the voices of this world even knew you existed.

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A change in my perspective

So, I cried a little while loading the washing machine this morning… No, it wasn’t because I was frustrated by the never-ending pile of dirty clothes or the fact, that more washing meant more hanging out and more folding. It was because I was washing my son’s school uniform for the last time.  I finally […]

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“trust me, i am with you”

This weeks blog is featured over at Rest and Chaos…this is just a teaser… It was the end of another long day. I was exhausted. I had spent the day saying the same things over and over to my children. Constantly reminding them to be kind and helpful. To show love to each other. I […]

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