Category: Faith

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Complaining doesn’t help

The Bible has basically one thing to say about complaining – don’t do it! You say, ‘If you had my problems you’d complain too.’ If that’s how you feel, read on: ‘Do all things without complaining’ (Philippians 2:14 NKJV). Here’s...

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Are you being tested? (2)

Now, be honest. You’ve probably read today’s verse and wondered if James was living on the same planet you live on. This has got to be one of the craziest things the Bible says. Trials and difficulty come along, life...

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Prayer is more than just words

Jesus said ‘”…when you pray, go into your inner room, close your door and pray to your Father who is in secret, and your Father who sees what is done in secret will reward you”‘ (Matthew 6:6 NASB). Just think...

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Don’t doubt God’s Word

You may doubt your own ability, but never doubt God’s – or His promises and His willingness to fulfil them. The psalmist wrote, ‘You have magnified Your word above… Your name’ (Psalm 138:2 NKJV). The only thing in the universe...

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Is it You?

In a sermon about commitment to Christ, the great preacher Charles Spurgeon said: ‘I’ve known some who preached the gospel with power, but lived to depart from it altogether. I’ve known others who discharged the duties of deaconship and eldership...

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Life Stabilizers (1)

Are you winning or losing most of your spiritual battles? Are you down more than up? Do you feel frustrated, going in circles, your experience full of stops and starts, a constant guilt-failure cycle? That’s not God’s plan for you!...

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Do You Really Need It?

In his book Maverick, Ricardo Semler writes: “We were in yet another meeting…when we came to the purchase of fifty thousand dollars’ worth of file cabinets. We didn’t buy a single new file cabinet that day. Instead we decided to...

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Is it Well with Your Soul?

If you died today would you go to heaven? Before you answer, read this story. In 1871 fire ravaged the city of Chicago, leaving three hundred people dead and a hundred thousand homeless. Attorney Horatio Gates Spafford, a friend of...

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‘Saved Through Faith’

The Bible says, ‘By grace you have been saved through faith’. Faith in Christ alone gives us the assurance of heaven. Poet Henry van Dyke put it like this: ‘I am standing upon the seashore. A ship…spreads her white sails...

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Keep Your Eyes on Jesus

At the Good Will Games in Edmonton, Canada, the Jamaican team was participating in the 4 x 100-metre relay. Those in the third leg of the race had a friend competing in another event nearby. While the sprinter was waiting...