Confronting: 1

‘If you accept correction, you will be honoured.’ Proverbs 13:18 NLT We don’t enjoy confrontation, but it’s impossible to grow without it. Healthy confrontation calls for ‘speaking the truth in love’ (Ephesians 4:15 NIV) to those we value. Just as God confronts each of us in areas where we need to grow, He expects us to do the same ...Read More

What Are You Called To Do?

‘Jesus went around doing good.’ Acts 10:38 NLT Your value in God’s eyes was established at the cross. The Bible says, ‘He who did not spare His own Son, but gave Him up for us all—how will He not also, along with Him, graciously give us all things?’ (Romans 8:32 NIV) Notice the words ‘all things’. We’re all equal ...Read More

Supporting Cast

‘As soon as you enter Jerusalem, a man carrying a pitcher of water will meet you.’ Luke 22:10 NLT At Oscar time, Hollywood hands out awards to the best actor, producer, director, editor, costume designer, etc. But the Screen Actors Guild knows there would be no place for big stars and best movies without the supporting cast ...Read More

Improve Your Health

‘Pray without ceasing.’ 1 Thessalonians 5:17 KJV Neuroscientist Andrew Newberg, MD, who studies the relationship between spiritual phenomena and the brain, has demonstrated that we were designed physically and mentally to interact with God through prayer and Scripture. It’s a known fact that there are centres in the human brain that respond positively to prayer, reading and ...Read More

Control

‘A person without self-control is like a city with broken-down walls.’ Proverbs 25:28 NLT Trials, disagreeable people, and frustrating circumstances are potentially upsetting—and the bad news is, they’re not going away anytime soon. However, the good news is, they’re not your problem! The fact is, it’s not what happens to you that determines your mood; it’s what ...Read More

Anxiety Level: 2

‘Do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself.’ Matthew 6:34 NIV When you’re anxious about the future, stop and remind yourself that two of God’s names are ‘Alpha and Omega, the beginning and the end.’ (Revelation 22:13 KJV) Where you’re going—God already is! Jesus said, ‘The sheep hear his voice… he goes before them; and the ...Read More