Archive for 2020

Sing for joy

March 30th, 2020

“Sing for joy, O heavens! Rejoice, O earth! Burst into song, O mountains! For the Lord has comforted his people and will have compassion on them in their suffering.” ‭‭Isaiah‬ ‭49:13‬ ‭NLT‬‬ This verse is telling all creation to sing for joy. It talks about the things God has created – the heavens, the earth […]

This is why we never give up

February 19th, 2020

“That is why we never give up. Though our bodies are dying, our spirits are being renewed every day.” 2 Corinthians‬ ‭4:16‬ ‭NLT‬‬ All of us get weary and tired and face troubles. In these times passages like 2 Corinthians 4:16-18 can give us some comfort. Today I was reminded of four things… 1. Even […]

Do and do not

February 18th, 2020

Philippians 2:3-4 NLT – Don’t be selfish; don’t try to impress others. Be humble, thinking of others as better than yourselves. [4] Don’t look out only for your own interests, but take an interest in others, too. I love the simplicity of Philippians 2:3-4. It gives us a couple of things to do and a […]

Love is and love is not

February 15th, 2020

With it being Valentines Day here is Australia yesterday, all the Bible apps seemed to share the same passage from 1 Corinthians 13. I have read it many many times, but thought I would look at it afresh. It says… 1 Corinthians 13:4-7 NLT – Love is patient and kind. Love is not jealous or […]

7 things about anxiety reading plan

February 14th, 2020 More and more I talk to people who suffer from anxiety and stress. It just seems to be increasing. As a result I decided to do this Bible reading plan on YouVersion about Anxiety. I have found it quite useful to help me understand it a bit more and give me some things that […]