“Because You Prayed…”

“Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God.” Philippians 4:6 Have you ever had a letter containing bad news that made you fearful, anxious, or kept you awake at night with worry? Perhaps it was bad news from your doctor? Or

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When “Sharing” Becomes Harmful

Psalm 39, James 3:1-10 A problem multiplied, not halved! Have you ever heard that ‘wise’ old saying “a problem shared is a problem halved”? I remember a teacher at school using it. It’s another one of those old urban proverbs that makes one go “ahhh, isn’t that lovely”. It seems to infer friendship and caring;

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“I Have Heard Your Prayer”

Often, when I have prayed, I’ve seen God answer my prayer straight away, within hours or even within days. But do you ever feel as though you have been praying for something for a very long time, even years, and although you know ‘in your heart of hearts’ that God answers prayer, you find yourself

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Those Dory Moments – When we suffer from “spiritual memory lapse”

Dory, in the film Finding Nemo, has a problem. She suffers from short term memory loss. Very short term! She can’t remember things just minutes after they’ve been told to her. Often in our walk with God, we can be like Dory. God speaks to us, He reminds us how much He loves us; that

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Restored. Refilled. Reloaded.

My attention was captivated by a small advert I saw for a very striking necklace made from empty bullet shells. My first thought was,”how could something so beautiful have been made from something as horrible as a bullet?” Ethiopian farmers today are plagued with old bullet casings, from so many past conflicts. These litter miles

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