Be of Good Cheer

“I have told you these things, so that in Me you may have [perfect] peace and confidence. In the world you have tribulation and trials and distress and frustration; but be of good cheer [take courage; be confident, certain, undaunted]! FOR I HAVE OVERCOME THE WORLD. [I have deprived it of power to harm you and have conquered it for you.]” John 16:33Continue reading “Be of Good Cheer”

Do Not Fear

How many times in a day are you confronted with fear? A situation that makes you feel afraid, nervous, or uncertain? Though we may plan our days, we cannot always predict what will happen at any given moment – does that leave you feeling uneasy? Some say fear is faith in the wrong thing meaningContinue reading “Do Not Fear”

I Feel Unworthy

Feeling unworthy or having thoughts of low-self worth is a lonely space to be in. What makes it more lonely is that these thoughts usually come from within, you are beating yourself up – “I am not good enough”, “I can’t”, “What is even the point in trying?”. These thoughts and feelings stem as aContinue reading “I Feel Unworthy”

Help Me, I’m Anxious

Anxiety is one of the worst things I’ve ever experienced in my life. It is highly misunderstood by those who have not experienced it and can be incredibly difficult to describe, therefore, it is a very lonely place to find yourself. The American Psychological Association define anxiety as an emotion characterized by feelings of tension,Continue reading “Help Me, I’m Anxious”

I Failed, Again

A habit is a repeated behaviour or tendency, something that we do often without realising it. Habits can aid our prosperity in life or contribute to our destruction. Habits, once formed, become so routine that they can be difficult to break and it is often said that they way to break old habits is toContinue reading “I Failed, Again”

Made in The Image of God

“Comparison is the thief of joy” – Theodore Roosevelt Many of us walk through life feeling less than best, we feel as if ‘they’ are better than us. More qualified, more beautiful, more intelligent, more lovable. When we do this, we completely oversee the fact that every individual on this earth is unique. Whilst weContinue reading “Made in The Image of God”

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”

His Joy = My Strength

Depression is one of the darkest and loneliest places to be. My experience of depression was not just feeling down for a few days or being in a “bad mood”. For me, depression was an enemy, it made me unable recognise myself; it took over and consumed my whole being. It became so toxic andContinue reading “His Joy = My Strength”

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”