Category: Encouragement/Strength

God Knows (He is Omniscient)

I often hear people say, as a throwaway comment, “God knows”.  For example; “God knows how long I’m going to have to wait in this queue.” It sounds strange, even profane to my ears, in the context of a TV program or a movie. This started me thinking last night; do people realise what they’re

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Taking off The Blindfold – Open The Eyes of My Heart

This morning I read a particular story in  2 Kings 6:15–17  that I have always loved: “When the servant of the man of God got up early the next morning and went outside, there were troops, horses, and chariots everywhere. “Oh, sir, what will we do now?” the young man cried to Elisha. “Don’t be

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God My Strength (Part 1)

“Lord give me strength “ How often have you prayed this? We’ve all been through trying times in life when we’ve felt we couldn’t go on much longer – that sense of ‘something’s got to give’. In recent years, through some trying times, I’ve been learning something about the strength God gives. I used to

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Dealing With the Bully named Fear (Part 1)

Picture this scenario: 7-year old Johnny starts his first day at a new school. He’s feeling shy; unsure of himself – not quite knowing where he’s supposed to go, what the rules are in this school that’s so much bigger than his last one. He is presently trying to find the school office to pay

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