Are you being led or being driven?

‘The thing that you are doing is not good. You will surely wear out.’ Exodus 1 8:17-18 NASB Do you feel like there isn’t enough of you to go around? Like you’re on the cliff’s edge and about to go over? Perhaps because you’re doing much more than God intended you to...

A time to be careful

‘If you think you are standing firm, be careful that you don’t fall!’ 1 Corinthians 1 0:12 NIV The time to be careful is after you have reached your goals and you’re celebrating your victories. There are three crucial points in every battle, and believe it or not, the...

You’re ‘called…by his marvellous grace’

‘God chose me and called me by his marvellous grace.’ Galatians  1:15 NLT In Scripture, you will notice that God usually called busy people. Moses the shepherd was busy tending his flock. Gideon the farmer was busy harvesting his crop. Peter and John the fishermen...

Shut yourself in with God

‘I long for you, O God.’ Psalm 4 2:1 NLT Are you having difficulty understanding God’s ways? We all struggle with that. Even though we can look back and see how His hand of blessing and guidance has been upon us, at times we still feel afraid and alone. Jesus, Himself...

Follow God and take your children with you

‘Lot moved his tents to a place near Sodom.’ Genesis 1 3:12 NLT Jesus said: ‘If anyone causes one of these little ones – those who believe in me – to stumble, it would be better for them to have a large millstone hung around their neck and to be drowned in the depths...

‘Should I, or shouldn’t I?’

‘We can say with confidence and a clear conscience.’ 2 Corinthians  1:12 NLT In My Utmost for His Highest, Oswald Chambers writes: ‘Conscience is that ability within me that attaches itself to the highest standard I know, and … continually reminds me of what that...