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
Gossip; Casual or unconstrained conversation or reports about other people, typically involving details which are not confirmed as true. Have you ever been accused of gossip? Ever had your words taken out of context and spread as gossip? Have you ever accused someone of gossiping or of saying something that didn't sit right with you? … Continue reading Dealing with gossip from the root | ‘He said, She said’
(Thank you Pastor Gina Elmes of Family Church, for this word) Discouragement is the loss of confidence or enthusiasm, feeling let down and disappointed even crushed. When we allow these feelings to settle in our heart we can begin to question God’s love and plan for us. Can we really trust Him? Am I alone … Continue reading Feeling Discouraged?
I was on the tube coming back from my postgrad lectures, when the scripture below lashed me. In that moment, I could only sigh and promise Abba that I would have a chat with Him about the beauty of His word and how He almost made me miss my stop 😂 I digress, read the … Continue reading My Worship Pursues TRUTH
Did you know that 'Judge not lest ye be judged' is one of the most popular scriptures amongst believers and unbelievers. The scripture is found in Matthew 7:1 and is often misused and paraphrased to 'only God can judge me', which we've seen many rappers, celebrities and peers use. But there is a problem. The phrase … Continue reading ‘Only God Can Judge Me…’
I’ve added this section to my blog as I receive an influx of incredible testimonies from those that have been blessed and touched by the ministry God has given me. One thing about testimonies, is that they are not just for the person who went through the ‘test’. Your testimony, when shared, encourages others that they … Continue reading Newsletter Testimonies
Hello to all my lovely readers! I hope you’re all well. I went on an amazing weekend retreat with my church Eternity (Now Family Church Guildford) this weekend and I learnt so many things which I would love to share with you. Our theme for the weekend was 'Hearing from God' which I will cover in … Continue reading Relationships First