Monthly Archives: October 2016
“Come, let us return to the Lord. He has torn us to pieces but he will heal us; he has injured us but he will bind up our wounds. (Hosea 6:1) NIV
Are you trying to keep something hidden or have a secret? Is there something in your past that continually haunts you? Is there a deep regret about something that you did or perhaps didn’t do when you should have? Would you like to be free from it?
Most of us don’t like to admit that we are wrong, that we have done something wrong or even that what we thought was wrong. We suffer from this thing called human pride. It’s a sneaky little thing that runs around in the best camouflage attire on the market.
“Blessed is the one whose transgressions are forgiven, whose sins are covered..” (Psalm 32:1) NIV
Have you ever had one of those days when you found yourself acting out of your norm? The slightest thing seems to agitate and you snap back with aggression to anyone who happens to cross your path? Continue reading
Dear friends, do not be surprised at the fiery ordeal that has come on you to test you, as though something strange were happening to you. (1 Peter 4:12) NIV
Sitting in my pyjamas watching one of my son’s favorite cartoons I began to feel a bit strange. The feeling was a little bit of light-headedness and a bit energy drain. On this particular day I can tell you my energy level was below par, I had been sick for over five days and there were no signs of improvement. I began to wonder if the medicine I had been taking was having some sort of side affect, but I had been taking it for many days and hadn’t felt that way. My mind turned to thoughts of some sort of spiritual divination, after all I had prayed for healing, but that thought didn’t gel with that feeling. After all, here I sit now on day ten, still sick but hoping that I have turned the corner on this ugly beast that has attacked my chest and sinus cavities. Continue reading