Health + Wellbeing / 06.10.2016

Philippians 4: 6 – 7 “Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds in Christ Jesus” Anxiety, stress, worry and fear have been the four consistent shadows in my life for as long as I can remember. I would hide behind a cheerful smile fooling those around me and myself that I was ok. The truth was the four dark shadows were...

Encouragement / 29.09.2016

This week I am reminded yet again that God’s perfect timing is not mine. It is a frustrating and painful place to be in, yet, if we allow it, it can also be a place of incredible beauty. Psalm 37: 7 “Be still before the Lord and wait patiently for him.” I have always thought I had a good amount of patience. In everyday situations my level of patience has been on my terms, on my plans. This year has not been how I planned it. Naturally what follows graduating...

Encouragement / 22.09.2016

Psalm 46:10a “Be still and know that I am God” We all lead busy lives and priorities that we are constantly juggling never seeming to find the right balance. I never really understood what Psalm 46:10a meant and the whole meaning of ‘quiet time with Jesus’ just went over my head. Jesus used one book to change my perspective on how we, Jesus and me, should spend time together and thus grow our relationship. The book is called Beautiful Uncertainty by Mandy Hale. Hale spoke of her experience of how...