I don’t know about you, but when I look into a mirror its not often in a favourable way. I get what I call ‘turning into my mother syndrome’. My eyes zone in on every wrinkle, blemish, roll and saggy bit. The thing is, I feel younger in my own head, and then one glance
Category: Identity in Christ
Shame is that little voice inside that constantly whispers: “There’s something wrong with me” “I wish I’d never done that” “If people really knew me they’d walk away“ “My sins are too big to be forgiven” “God couldn’t really love me” When we entertain these thoughts, they take root and start to grow, until
Shadows How many of us have felt at times in life that we are walking in Big Sister’s shadow, having to try to follow in Dad’s footsteps, or perceived ourselves to be overlooked because we’re in the shadow of others who just always seem to “outshine” us in every way? This is such a lie!
Free Listening This morning I saw video on social media, posted by a woman who had recognised a deep social lack in our world today – meaningful conversation. So she got together a team of likeminded people who went out onto the street and set out some chairs in twos. Then they put up big
“Ain’t No Mountain High Enough” Who remembers or has heard that song by Marvin Gaye “Ain’t no mountain high enough (to keep me from getting to you)”? The singer declares his utter devotion, making a vow that nothing; no mountain, valley, river or storm will stop him from getting to the one he loves in
“What is the price of two sparrows—one copper coin? But not a single sparrow can fall to the ground without your Father knowing it. And the very hairs on your head are all numbered. So don’t be afraid; you are more valuable to God than a whole flock of sparrows.” Matthew 29:31 Extraordinarily Ordinary I