You don’t know you’re beautiful

Hey girl. You are beautiful. Truly, crazily beautiful. You probably don’t hear that enough, but I think it is true. I know you haven’t been on the front of any magazines, but you have great beauty. I know you haven’t been asked to walk down a catwalk, but there is something amazing about you. I…

Read it, read it, read that Holy Book

“All Scripture is inspired by God and is useful to teach us what is true and to make us realize what is wrong in our lives. It corrects us when we are wrong and teaches us to do what is right. God uses it to prepare and equip his people to do every good work.”…

The Truth in Love

“Gently instruct those who oppose the truth. Perhaps God will change those people’s hearts, and they will learn the truth” 2 Timothy 2:25 In Ephesians 4:14 Paul tells us of the importance of speaking the truth in love. This is a challenging command, and there are a number of things that are required to fully fulfil…

Dating with respect

“Don’t team up with those who are unbelievers. How can righteousness be a partner with wickedness? How can light live with darkness? What harmony can there be between Christ and the devil? How can a believer be a partner with an unbeliever?” 2 Corinthians 6:14-15 Before we start this post I need to do a…

Waiting on God's timing

I am not a very patient person. I like things to happen exactly when they are supposed to. I like knowing in advance when something is scheduled to occur. If I am meeting someone and they are a few minutes late my imagination goes into overdrive, thinking up all sorts of disasters that could have…

What comes next

I don’t know if you have ever been involved in a big mission effort. Maybe you helped at a summer camp, or your church put on a special outreach event. Maybe your scripture union had a big praise night, or you were involved in street reach projects in your community. Maybe you had a powerful…

New Spirit Filled Life Bible NLT Review

I like big Bibles and I can not lie… If big Bibles are your thing you may wish to check out the New Spirit filled Life Bible, which is a newly released study bible from Thomas Nelson. Apparently over 2 million copies of the old spirit filled life bible have been sold, but seemingly it…

Aaron Shust – Morning Rises Review

Next week worship leader Aaron Shust releases his new album Morning Rises. It is an album full of passionate songs that tell of God’s power, his sovereignty and his victory. Jesus’ love is very central and there is a strong biblical basis to the lyrics. If you are familiar with Aaron, who wrote the massively…

Bikinis are not the problem…

Over the past couple of weeks I have seen a couple of blog posts on various Christian websites attacking the bikini. Posts urging girls to avoid wearing bikinis when they go to the beach at the summer, as otherwise guys won’t be able to resist the temptation to lust. I want to take a different…