Forgive and move on (2)

20 Aug 20
‘No one who…looks back is fit for service.’ Luke 9:62 NIV If you’re wise, you’ll do four things: 1) Focus on the road ahead. By looking in the rear-view mirror instead ...

Forgive and move on (1)

12 Aug 20
‘Forgetting what is behind and straining towards what is ahead, I press on.’ Philippians 3:13-14 NIVUK The greater the offence, the harder it is to forgive – but you must. Because ...

God can restore your fortunes

30 Jul 20
‘The LORD restored his fortunes.’ Job 42:10 NLT In his book The Spiritual Lives of the Great Composers, Patrick Kavanaugh discusses George Frideric Handel’s musical masterpiece Messiah. An unpredictable composer at ...

The lion and the lamb

20 Jul 20
One day a lion met a tiger in the jungle. He grabbed the tiger’s tail and demanded, ‘Who is the king of the jungle?’ The tiger answered meekly, ‘You are, O ...

Lies: Satan’s native language

16 Jul 20
‘When he lies, he speaks his native language.’ John 8:44 NIV Jesus said of Satan, ‘When he lies, he speaks his native language.’ And he lies to us in three ways: ...

Grieve it, then leave it

13 Jul 20
‘When they walk through the Valley of Weeping.’ Psalm 84:6 NLT If you were raised in a culture where any show of emotion was considered a sign of weakness, you must ...

Start seeing it differently

11 Jul 20
I would have lost heart, unless I had believed that I would see the goodness of the LORD in the land of the living.’ Psalm 27:13 NKJV When you choose to ...

Today, cry out to Jesus

10 Jul 20
Many warned him to be quiet; but he cried out all the more.’ Mark 10:48 NKJV Try to imagine being blind all your life, then one day miraculously receiving your sight. ...

It’s not too late (1)

7 Jul 20
‘The LORD your God…gives you power to be successful.’ Deuteronomy 8:18 NLT The famous inventor Samuel Morse dreamed of one day becoming a great painter. He even travelled to Paris in ...

You can win in the second half

6 Jul 20
‘I will heal their backsliding, I will love them freely.’ Hosea 14:4 NKJV Half-time in the game is for rest and assessment. It’s a time to regroup – to evaluate how ...