Allow Hope to Reign in 2023

May 2023 be a year of peace, joy, and hope. May we be grounded in the sure knowledge that no matter what lies ahead in the next 365 days, God will be our anchor, provider, safe harbour, hope, and encourager. We CAN do all things through Christ who strengthens us. He will guide us through […]

Determine to Guard Your Peace

In the midst of holidays, visiting with friends and family, never forget that His Kingdom of Peace travels with you, wherever you go. May His peace, love and joy flood your heart this Christmas season and the year to come.

Isaiah 9:6 – “For to us a child is born, to us a son is given; and the government shall be upon his shoulder, and his name shall be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.” Growing up in a family with five children, Christmas was noisy and full of activity, music […]

It’s Not a Waiting Game for God

It's not a waiting game with God. He is building trust and relationship with Him within us as wait for the fulfilment of His promises.

Patience is a virtue they say, but it’s a difficult character trait to foster. If you can master it, the rewards are great! Trust and patience go hand and hand in God’s kingdom. Psalm 40:1 Psalm 40, Verse 1. “I waited patiently for the Lord. He turned to me and He heard my cry.” As […]

Immanuel – God’s Promise of Presence Fulfilled

If you are in a dark season, reach out to  Immanuel, who came in the flesh to free His people. Invite His light to fill your heart. Allow that light to overcome the shadows of hopelessness and resignation that cling to you.

O come, O come, Immanuel O come, O come, Immanuel And ransom captive Israel That mourns in lonely exile here Until the Son of God appear Rejoice! Rejoice! Immanuel Shall come to thee, O Israel. O come, Thou Day-Spring, come and cheer Our spirits by Thine advent here Disperse the gloomy clouds of night And […]

God Often Does His Best Work Behind the Scenes

God often does His best work behind the scenes - In the fullness of time, God sent forth His son Galatians 4:4

Years ago, when an everyday person could code a website, I did a lot of work on my earliest website. I spent countless hours of work, to be honest. The work needed to be done; the old code interfered with new systems. The old code was sloppy, resulting in a need for a complete reorganisation […]

Sometimes, Courage is Needed to Wait

Keeping steady is daunting as you wait for rescue but you can count on God to give you the strength and courage to hold on just a little longer.

Psalm 27:14 (NASB) -“Wait for the Lord, be strong and let your heart take courage, yes wait for the Lord.” In Hebrew poetry, repeating words or phrases would carry the same weight as the English usage of bold font or italicising words we want people to pay attention to. And the phrase that David tells […]