Whose mind do you have? The scriptures tell us that we have the mind of Christ. But if you’re anything like me, you’ve thought: how could I have the mind of Christ if I think thoughts filled with sexual desire, hate, regret, shame, murder, gossip, slander and a host of other things on any given… Read More How’s your mind?
If you’ve been struggling with fear, shame, anger and inability to receive love- I want you to consider that maybe you have condemned yourself. Could there be self condemnation in your heart? We know that God hates and punishes sin, but He does not judge as we do. Many people have become judge over their… Read More Behavior versus Approval
The heaviness of depression, hopelessness and anxiety tend to make us feel super stuck. But can we truly help how we feel and think? Yes, it depends on what we focus on; it depends on the choices we make. The Lord tells us to think on the things which are true, noble, right, pure, lovely, … Read More Choices
Do you meditate? When most people think ‘meditation‘, they think it’s becoming one with the universe, aligning with the stars or other spiritual beings or repeating mantras or incantations but it’s simpler than this. There are two types of meditations, eastern meditation and biblical meditation. Eastern meditation teaches people to be conscious of their senses… Read More Meditation
When we forgive others and ourselves, we show God that our faith is in Him. We also demonstrate to God and others that He is God and we are not. This in itself is humility and God honors the humble and gives them grace (James 4:6). Grace: unmerited mercy (favor) of God; the strength of… Read More Step into Grace
It’s okay to admit what you are feeling. Being honest with yourself is crucial for healing! The Lord Jesus came to give us a life of abundance and an eternal life (which starts now) with God; but Satan came to kill, steal and destroy that life. One of Satan’s traps is to plant seeds of… Read More Be Honest: It’s Crucial
One of the greatest skillsets we can build is emotional intelligence and resilience. On a daily basis we are triggered by external triggers but the truth is: we have options. If we choose to, we can bounce back from negative emotions by re-directing our focus. There was a man in the Bible named Elijah. He… Read More External influences
Things will never be the same but who said that it has to be a bad thing? This could be the beginning of something amazing for us and our loved ones. The past few weeks have shown us the different things people are experiencing: an array of emotions, sporadic thoughts, awakened desires, struggles with temptations… Read More Who says, This Has To Be A Bad Thing?
Did you know that when you smile, whether it’s a genuine or forced smile, there are chemicals released to your brain? They send happy’ messages to your pre-frontal cortex. This is also true for every thought which we entertain. We are responsible for more than we take account of. We have the power to change… Read More Where is your focus?
The bible says that God predestined to adopt us long before we were born; it was His plan. According to the book of Ephesians, we were chosen before the foundation of the world to be holy and without blame. We were chosen to stand before God in love. The Lord Jesus was slain before the… Read More The Lord has a plan to get us through this too
The quarantine has allowed us to reflect on our works, our plans and our desires. We can readjust and make changes in our lives. It has given us clarity. During this time the Lord is teaching us how to live and walk in faith. He desires to deliver us from evil by revealing things in… Read More Quarantine Gains
Thank you Jesus, for this new day, for a new opportunity. Thank you for your love and mercy. Thank you for giving us new hopes and stronger faith this week. Today I pray for families. I pray you bless the families that are home right now. I pray you give wisdom and love to the… Read More Prayer for Families in Quarantine