Bible quotes

When your enemy frowns at you, give them a hot chocolate

“But to you who are listening I say: Love your enemies, do good to those who hate you, bless those who curse you, pray for those who mistreat you. Luke 6 NIV http://bible.com/111/luk.6.27-28.NIV Sometimes we cause offence to others through our thoughtless actions… Other times it seems that no matter how nice we are there… Continue reading When your enemy frowns at you, give them a hot chocolate

Life and other catastrophes · Relating to God · Spiritual growth and healing · Verses and prayers

Standing in grace

A simple verse and prayer for you today: “Therefore, since we have been justified through faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ, through whom we have gained access by faith into this grace in which we now stand.” (Romans 5:1-2) Dear Lord Jesus, Thank you that I’ve been justified – made… Continue reading Standing in grace

Life and other catastrophes · Relating to God · Spiritual growth and healing

What’s your weakness?

What’s your weakness? Your main struggle in life? Your unrelenting burden that won’t get its grip off you? Paul knew about burdens. He describes his battle in 1 Corinthians 12:7… “Therefore, in order to keep me from becoming conceited, I was given a thorn in my flesh, a messenger of Satan, to torment me.” Many… Continue reading What’s your weakness?

Life and other catastrophes · Relating to God · Spiritual growth and healing

Can’t even lift my head up…

Ever been so tired you can’t hold your head up? I remember the early months of feeding my newborn baby through the night. “I can’t do this anymore,” I remember crying to my husband. “I can’t even lift my arms to hold him.” Fatigue is tough. I’m also quite tired right now, after a big… Continue reading Can’t even lift my head up…