I was really moved by a particular quote that I heard today. Moved because it is a reminder that God loves you and me unconditionally and there is nothing we can do by our own efforts to gain his merit or favour. It is so easy to forget this and worry about how I'm doing … Continue reading True rest
(This is an article I wrote for a youth magazine recently and wanted to share it with you all). Shopping for the right shoes has always been a daunting feat for me. It just seems to take much longer for me to find shoes that fit just right. One thing I know for sure is … Continue reading What does the bible mean when it says to put on ‘readiness for the gospel of peace’ shoes?
I read that quote today and I loved it! So I thought I'd include it in my next blog post! I went to a Women's Retreat in November last year and learnt soooo much! Actually, I wanted to share the story of how this women's retreat came together and why it meant so much for … Continue reading Life is short, make each hair flip fabulous!
Having to spend much more time at home than I usually do (how are you all doing with social distancing?), I’ve had to get more creative with work and spending the rest of my time in a useful way. Admittedly it can be very hard to do. But by establishing simple, healthy goals you can … Continue reading Six uplifting resources to check out while social distancing
I’m sure those men had done this a thousand times before. They knew the drill; wake up before dawn and head off to work deep in the Chilean Atacama Desert mine until their shift was over and it was time to return home, completely exhausted, only to begin again the following day. Of course, they … Continue reading Hope Underground
I wanted to take a few moments to appreciate the people that I have the privilege to call my friends and family! They stand by my side, listen to me, push, encourage and pray for, and with me. After all, a birthday is a good day to take a moment and reflect on the best … Continue reading An open letter to my friends and family
Have you ever felt like what you bring to the table is not enough? It could be any table, like at your workplace or in your family or in your contribution to society. Have you ever felt like your efforts are unappreciated and you feel like you’re not even causing a ripple in the great … Continue reading Bring it all to the table
At first glance, these two words together might sound redundant. As a friend of mine pointed out during a worship study she conducted with the same title (This post is based on my notes from her study... it was soo good!). The thing is, I have been toying with the idea of those words since … Continue reading Bold Confidence
Delight thyself also in the LORD: and he shall give thee the desires of thine heart. Psalm 37:4 God never gives us empty promises, there is truth and power in his words if we choose to believe them and apply them in our lives. What if we try and see what God is all about? … Continue reading A promise that sparks change…
“I can’t breathe.... I feel like my stomach is churning at a hundred k’s an hour and my vision is blurred.” This is just one example of the many times that I would experience panic attacks and deep feelings of anxiety. This was a daily experience for many years and I wondered if it was … Continue reading I am the only One: A poem