A young friend of mine told me a story today that has literally broken my heart. It is the story of a friend of hers who is in a live in relationship with her boyfriend and has fallen pregnant to him for the second time. The friend chose to abort the first baby because they had agreed they were not ready for a family, however, this time the girl wanted to keep the child. The first abortion left her feeling sad and guilty so she did not want to go through that pain again. Sadly, the boyfriend has said she must have an abortion if she wants to keep him. Continue reading “Choosing to make the right choice!”
I know I have gone over this before, however, I feel it is so important to really get this!
God can’t move us into what He has for us if we keep holding onto the past and keep regurgitating old hurts. He promises to give us a new start (Isaiah 43:19) but like all things we need to do our bit too. Dr Caroline Leaf talks about training our brain to think the best instead of continuously thinking negative thoughts in her 21 Day Detox program. We have the ability and the power to change our thinking; it is hard when you have been through a very stressful or traumatic event but it is possible. Continue reading “God will do a new thing if we let go of the past!”
Did you know that Jesus has come to set you free? Free from pain, free from the hurts of the past, free from sadness free, free, FREE!
This is so exciting, don’t you think! This is a truth worth knowing! John 8:32 tells us ‘you shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free’. So what is this truth that makes us free?
The truth is that Jesus died on the cross for our sins, He did this because He loved us so much that He wants us to spend eternity with Him in Heaven (Philippians 2:8). The truth is that God so loved the world that He sent His only begotten Son (John 3:16) so that we could believe in Him and have eternal life. The truth is that God sees us not as we are but as He created us, fearfully and wonderfully made (Psalm 139:14). The truth is that we no longer need to listen to the lies of the enemy, satan, whose only purpose is to rob us of a future with God (John 10:10). Continue reading “He has come to set you free!!”