Rest! There’s a peace in resting and there’s perfect peace in resting in Christ. The children of Israel wandered in the wilderness for forty years, instead of entering into that promised rest. Why?… ‘They could not enter in because of unbelief.’ They didn’t enter in because they saw the giants of the land and doubted.Continue reading “Rest!”
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In John’s introduction to his first letter he says that he writes these things ‘that your joy may be full’ What things? The things that he has handled, heard and seen of Jesus, the things that John writes about in the coming verses. This statement is very similar to Jesus’ words in John 15:11 asContinue reading “Joy-Full”
How’s Your Day Going?
How’s your day been so far Friend? Isn’t it just so easy to let our circumstances affect out day? A grumpy boss, squabbling children, an unkind word, being taken for granted, something not going as we hoped, that spilt coffee, all the things we still have to do getting on top of us and makingContinue reading “How’s Your Day Going?”
Be Still and Know…
Do you long for more grace and peace Friend? Grace to be Christlike on the hardest of days and peace whatever your circumstances may look like? Surely this is where we will find true joy. Peter says… ‘Grace and peace be multiplied unto you…’ Is this what we’re longing for? If so, then how doContinue reading “Be Still and Know…”
Liberty……freedom…. What comes to mind when you hear these words? Is it that you’re free to do as you please? Jesus tells us that… ‘the truth will make you free’ and Paul exhorts us to…. ‘Stand fast therefore in the liberty wherewith Christ hath made us free, and be not entangled again with the yokeContinue reading “Freedom!”
Everyone is Invited
The table is set, it’s covered with the best food, will you come and eat? ‘Thou preparest a table before me in the presence of mine enemies: thou anointest my head with oil; my cup runneth over.’ What is this table, what is this feast, is it not Christ Jesus, the living bread, the Word?…Continue reading “Everyone is Invited”
When my alarm went off early this morning, Hubby woke up too and checked the news to see what was happening in Syria and read about the attacks made by our and other countries. I got up and went downstairs and knelt to pray with such a sad and heavy heart over all the awfulContinue reading “Why?”
What’s In A Greeting?
I felt the Lord leading me to 2 Cor today but as I began to read, I didn’t get any further than verse two, Paul’s greeting to the church at Corinth…. ‘Grace be to you and peace from God our Father, and from the Lord Jesus Christ.’ I have read Paul’s greetings in his variousContinue reading “What’s In A Greeting?”