Christ-Like Behavior Reveals Your Identity
“Here is a simple rule of thumb for behavior: Ask yourself what you want people to do for you; then grab the initiative and do it for them!”—Luke 6:31 (MSG). If you were to walk through the front door of my house, you’d be able to identify my favorite color. After a brief look around […]
Who do you think you are?
Unfortunately, we have ALL heard these words, in some way or another at some point in life. Or maybe you’ve heard another version of that statement, like “what are you trying to prove?” At its core, it is a question of RIGHT. Whether you realise it or not, that question is intended to produce shame. […]
How you can stop wanting to be ‘her’
Almost from birth, I think little girls are prone to competing and comparing with one another; they battle to be the prettiest, the smartest, the sweetest, the fastest. Not much changes over time. Women still feel the need to constantly look sideways and compare themselves to the girl-next-door. This time it’s bodies, babies, husbands & […]
Why identity in Christ makes for a successful Christian life
Most Christians, if they were being honest, would tell you that they struggle invariably to understand their identity in Christ. One moment you can be reading the scriptures, which point you to the blessed life and the promises of God that are available for God’s children, and the next, you’re facing a barrage of challenges, […]
What’s in a name?
I was fed up. Really fed up! You might even say that I was angry. At Satan, that is! For too long I’d let him rob me of freedom from the record player (that so dates me!) of negative thoughts that kept spinning, spinning, spinning around in my mind. The turntable of erroneous reasoning wouldn’t […]