Faith, Mental Illness and Me

Mental illness affects many people across the globe as does physical illness. However, mental ill health is often seen in a completely different light to physical ill health – speaking more so for faith communities. I do not believe that people CHOOSE to suffer from a mental illness in the same way someone does notContinue reading “Faith, Mental Illness and Me”

Imposter Syndrome – Hidden Plight of High Achievers

“I look up to the mountains and hills, longing for God’s help.But then I realize that our true help and protection come only from the Lord,our Creator who made the heavens and the earth.”– PSALM 121:1-2 (TPT) “I’m not qualified for this”, these are words which cross my mind more times than I should allow.Continue reading “Imposter Syndrome – Hidden Plight of High Achievers”

What is on Your Mind?

At the beginning of the year, we had a declaration service at church where we declared powerful words – based on Scripture – over our lives and the year. I lead a few of these declarations, one of which was based on Isaiah 26:3. These were the words we declared: IN 2020, AS I KEEPContinue reading “What is on Your Mind?”

Are You Tired?

Many started 2020 with high expectations for the year; many set targets and goals. However, soon into the year, we were all confronted with the unknown and uncertain thing – a global pandemic. For some, life came to a halt and for others it kept going. One thing for certain is this pandemic has broughtContinue reading “Are You Tired?”

Called to Love

We have all heard the phrase “love is a doing word”, love requires action. It is not enough to merely state that you love someone or something without backing those words with actions. God displayed His love for us with the ultimate sacrifice of His Son, Jesus Christ. The Bible tells us there is noContinue reading “Called to Love”

I Am Not Afraid

Fear. An unpleasant emotion or thought caused by the threat of danger, pain or harm. Fear. A darkness that stalks, creeps until it consumes. Fear. A distressing emotion. Fear. Caused by perceived danger. Fear. A feeling of apprehension or uneasiness. Fear. A feeling we have all felt at some point in our life. I believeContinue reading “I Am Not Afraid”

You are So Loved

Unable to be seen. Concealed from sight. Hidden. Ignored. Not taken into consideration. Overlooked. Unimportant. Invisible. Not needed, good enough or valued. These are all terms that can be used to describe a feeling of being unloved and unseen. Sometimes, we are not physically alone but still, we feel unwanted by those around us. ThisContinue reading “You are So Loved”

Peace that Surpasses Understanding

Heart racing. Unable to sit still. Constant thoughts. Unable to sleep. Palms sweating. Unable to focus. The thoughts – CONSTANT thoughts. “What if this sickness kills me?” “What if I don’t complete my degree?” “What if I get fired from my job?” “What if nobody truly cares for me?” “What if I am just aContinue reading “Peace that Surpasses Understanding”

Just Another Christian Blog?

Many of us walk through life with greatness on the inside of us. Many of us have creative ideas of things that we can do – businesses, innovative creations, books, songs, platforms, and all manner of things. However, many of us will never manifest these thoughts and ideas we have. Many of us will cruiseContinue reading “Just Another Christian Blog?”