Forgive

Forgiveness sometimes takes great courage but it restores relationships and brings great joy. It is said that, ‘The first to apologise is the bravest. The first to forgive is the strongest. The first to forget is the happiest.’

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Study His Word

The Bible is a love letter from God to you. What makes the Bible so exciting is not the book itself, but the fact that through it we encounter the person we love. The whole Bible is about Jesus. The more time you invest in studying and applying God’s word to your life, the greater…

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Who’s 1st, 2nd, 3rd?

During the weekend there was a session about priorities. We were given five cards – each with a word on it: ‘work’, ‘God’, ‘ministry’, ‘husband/wife’ and ‘children’. We were asked to rank these in order of priority. What would be your order? The right order should be: first of all God, Your relationship with God…

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God’s way

First comes God’s call and vision; then follows all the challenges and difficulties before you see the promise fulfilled. God’s way is not always easy – it is extraordinarily challenging but, at the end of the day, wonderfully fulfilling.

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Use your gifts

Be faithful with whatever you have been given. It is no good wishing that you had been given more. You are simply called to do the best you can with what you have. To be faithful means to use the gifts and abilities that God has given you. Many of us are tempted to be…

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You are a chosen people

Jesus never tells us to withdraw from the world. The challenge is to be ‘in the world’ but not ‘of the world’. We are called to resist the temptations of the world around us. Don’t be enticed into sin by the fact that everybody else seems to be doing something. Something is not acceptable just…

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