Archive for January, 2013

An Australia Day Prayer for the Hospital

January 30th, 2013

Last week we had a flag raising ceremony at the hospital I work at for Australia Day. I was asked to say a short prayer as a part of the ceremony. I was asked to pray for the ceremony and the hospital. I thought I would share the words… Australia Day Prayer Loving Heavenly Father, […]

Under God’s protection

January 26th, 2013

I was led to read 1 John 5:1-21 this morning. Verses 18-21 really jumped out at me. It says… 18 We know that God’s children do not make a practice of sinning, for God’s Son holds them securely, and the evil one cannot touch them. 19 We know that we are children of God and […]

Don’t forget the good things

January 21st, 2013

I was reading Psalm 103 this morning and these verses jumped out at me… “Let all that I am praise The Lord; may I never forget the good things he does for me. He forgives all my sins and heals all my diseases. He redeems me from death and crowns me with love and tender […]

Where is the door?

January 17th, 2013

I read this great quote today on Twitter. It said, “Most religions say that the door is at the end of the road. Christianity says the door is at the beginning”. In the Bible there are a couple of verses that line up with this idea. In John 14:6 Jesus said, “I am the way, […]

Fighting motivation

January 16th, 2013

I was talking to a friend the other day about motivation and how it can be hard to keep motivated to do the things we know we should do. As we talked we touched on things like Bible reading, prayer and exercise and eating right. We agreed that it is not always easy to keep […]