Getting beyond the guesswork (2)

‘The Spirit of truth, has come, He will guide you into all truth.’ John 16:13 NKJV Always do these two things: 1) Recognise God’s Word as the final authority for deciding God’s will (see Isaiah 8:20). The Bible speaks clearly on life’s important issues. Every other...

Getting beyond the guesswork (1)

‘For it is God which worketh in you both to will and to do of His good pleasure.’ Philippians 2:13 NKJ Remember the childhood game Pin the Tail on the Donkey? Winning in that game was a stab-in-the-dark process. And for many of God’s children, determining His will and...

What are you hiding behind?

‘He is hiding among the baggage.’ 1 Samuel 10:22 NLT When Samuel went to present Israel’s first king to the people, Saul was discovered hiding among the baggage. The Hebrew word for baggage symbolises the self-imposed limitations that hinder you from tackling the job...

Don’t even THINK about giving up!

‘We are afflicted in every way, but not crushed; perplexed, but not despairing;’ 2 Corinthians 4:8 NASB We give up because: 1) We fear failure. Past hurts and mistakes haunt us, and we think it’s better not to try again than risk failing. Don’t spend your life digging...

Start fresh every day!

‘A quick-tempered person does foolish things.’ Proverbs 14:17 NIV You overslept, the car wouldn’t start, you were late for work, and your computer crashed! These things can make you angry, but only if you let them. Solomon said, ‘A quick-tempered person does foolish...