Rest is not supposed to be this thing that you collapse into after an exhausting day or season. Rest is supposed to be your starting point. God doesn’t just give strength, He IS strength and He is in me.
We use and hear the phrase ‘brace yourself’ which is said to have evolved from the verb form of ‘brace’: “To make (a structure) stronger or firmer with wood, iron, or other forms of support". ‘Brace’ then evolved to "brace yourself" which translates to doing something physically to keep yourself from falling over or being … Continue reading Grace yourself
Some of us are still dating our past life and romancing the feeling of bitterness when we remember our past hurts.It's easy to become bitter when we feel that we've been wronged by someone - whether it was an ex-boyfriend who belittled you, a friend who misused your trust or a parent who wasn’t there. … Continue reading The Case of The Ex
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=57c6vU3jces Just a video to say thank you al those that have gotten involved in the Bible Challenges and to encourage you stay in The Word. The Esther Challenge will be on the YouVersion bible app soon. As Jonah & Ruth are already there. All other challenges can be found on my blog, including the … Continue reading #RuthChallenge Thank You and #EstherChallenge on YouVersion Coming Soon!
A message from Ben (@BenChemchem): YES WE ARE BACK!!!! Guys tune into 'REAL TALK' SEASON 2!!! 7pm Tuesday 11th February with your host MrChemchem Guest artist my very own Kanayo formally known as 'doctor Kanayo' Tune in for an exciting interview where we get to the bottom of who the gospel sensation is, as both a … Continue reading Kanayo on Heart Of Praise Radio #RealTalk with @BenChemchem 11.02.14
Look at me, not for my body or for your pleasure. Look at me, not for my figure, but to figure out who I am beyond this vessel. Look at me through my windows, the endless depths of my eyes, unveiling the reality of my character. Look at me, to appreciate the vessel God made. … Continue reading Look At Me
Ni Hao! Looool. Day 2 in Beijing and I feel like I have been here for much longer. The people are lovely and the other interns are really cool. There are 107 interns from all over the world doing an internship (for the July intake) within various industries/sectors in Beijing. My housemates are Louisa from … Continue reading Live, Eat & Heat – Beijing 2013
I'm one of those people who have always said that I prefer praise and worship to praying for long periods of time. Now I battle about the etiology of my preference; is it because I can sing OR, is it because of my cultural background and how I have been exposed to prayer. To be honest, … Continue reading Praise Will Not Replace Your Prayer
A poem that the archbishop of Southwark 'Peter Smith' read really touched me during my ex-college's 25th anniversary mass, so I thought I ought to share it. He also spoke about education and how it has moved away from its true purpose. In this modern day we students are seen as economical units, to be … Continue reading Are you a student or just an ‘economic unit’?
To love is so simple yet it is usually perceived as a laborious task. It is laborious when it stems from a lack of love for oneself. It is laborious when we constantly focus on the flaws of others. It is laborious when we don’t understand what it means to be loved. We only … Continue reading Love them anyways