“Why are the nations so angry? Why do they waste their time with futile plans? The kings of the earth prepare for battle; the rulers plot together against the Lord and against his anointed one. “Let us break their chains,” … Continue reading “Why do the Nations Rage?”
“In hope he believed against hope, that he should become the father of many nations, as he had been told,“ Romans 4:18 HopeDo you have a situation today that looks hopeless? Impossible? Consider, for a moment Abraham and Sarah. Everything was … Continue reading Hope, Against All Hope
“Be still, and know that I am God! I will be honored by every nation. I will be honored throughout the world.” Psalms 46:10 Be still = ‘cease working,’ ‘stop striving’, ‘relax’, ‘be calm’. When the stresses and strains of … Continue reading Be Still and Know….
“Always be humble and gentle. Be patient with each other, making allowance for each other’s faults because of your love.” Ephesians 4:2 We have some strange words and sayings the English language, and it’s fun sometimes to try to trace … Continue reading Recipe for Heavenly Humble Pie 🥧
God’s faithfulness to Hannah is one of my favourite accounts in the Bible to read when I need encouragement. Hannah was just an ordinary woman, not that different to you or me today, and like many of us, although she got on with her day-to-day life, she carried a burden deep inside that caused her heart to ache. Many of us carry hidden burdens: grief, loss, financial stress, loneliness, the pain of an “empty nest,” or chronic illness. In Hannah’s story her heartache was her longing for a child. She had a husband who clearly doted on her, but she … Continue reading God’s Faithfulness: Hannah’s Story
“And I am sure of this, that he who began a good work in you will bring it to completion at the day of Jesus Christ.” Philippians 1:6 Are you at the beginning stages of something — some dream that … Continue reading God Will Complete The Work He Began in You