Tag Archives: Jesus

Living in God’s mercy and grace

Living in reality has always been a struggle for me. I have a vivid imagination. In my childhood this meant I could happily play alone for hours.  It also had a downside. Any scary graphic image that I saw or … Continue reading

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Living God’s abundant life

  It was early in my counselling experience, pre-diagnosis. The session started like most sessions, with prayer seeking Jesus for His direction on the session. I was not disappointed. God took me to a place where I could hear a … Continue reading

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The challenge of faith

A lot has happened over the last four or so months, things that I have relied on have been stripped away.  I have been shaken to my core in my close relationships.  One night I was emotionally broken and crying … Continue reading

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What once was lost God has found

She was the girl who giggled and played.  Her eyes were bright with wonder; she had an innocence about her.  She knew the Lord, her Daddy Jesus as she called Him.  She loved Him, delighted in His presence.  Whenever He … Continue reading

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Cast your burdens on the Lord

I awoke to a horror of a recent event running through my mind, my heart was racing and I was frightened. My mind whirled in response, “Why does this keep happening… I am thinking this again… God this image frightens … Continue reading

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The struggle for value

My own personal sense of worth and value is something that I have struggled with for many years.  Recently God asked me to give Him my grief.  As I did this, I realised that there was a consistent theme of … Continue reading

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When I found freedom in Love – Discerning and Defeating the Enemy

Discernment. I am convinced that every Christian needs to learn this essential skill. I don’t believe that it is just for the few, I believe it is something that every Christian who wants the fullness of God needs. Without discernment, … Continue reading

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When I found Love – Where was God?

One of the hardest things I struggled with when I was sick was: where was God when I was being hurt? I discovered this answer on my journey to healing. We aren’t born into a world of bliss. We are … Continue reading

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When I was released by Love – The power and freedom of Forgiveness

I sat in the counseling room my heart was filled with anger. I was confused and hurting. My anger was directed toward one person. They had hurt me, the pain was overwhelming. I felt justified to feel like this. However, … Continue reading

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When I was covered by Love – Accepted and Worthy

What’s wrong with me? I was continually consumed by this thought. I tried to get people to like me, but I always seemed to fail. What did I need to do to get people to like me? My mind was … Continue reading

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