Three Tips for Dealing With Overwhelm

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For the past several months I’ve been struggling with overwhelm – that feeling that you’ve taken on too much and you’re on the verge of crashing. I’ve learnt that overwhelm is a state of mind. I know this because even…

Elizabeth- Mother of John the Baptist

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Many of you may know me as Elizabeth, and until I moved to Africa only my close friends called me Liz. When I moved to South Africa, I would introduce myself as Elizabeth and everyone looked at me funny. I…

The little squirrels in our way

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Ever have one of those days when life  seems to just become an obstacle course? Where you feel like you have to jump over hurdles and through hoops in order to make it to the finish line for that day? I…

Change Is Good

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There are two types of people in this world: those that accept change with an open heart, and those that fight it tooth and nail. I used to be the second type of person. I loved my routines and knowing…

His mercies are new!

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What a wonderful fact!! To wake up each morning knowing that His mercies are new, every single day! This morning as I laid my heart before my Father, I thanked Him for His unfailing love, His grace and mercy. There…

Responding to Doubt

In Articles/Devotions, Miscellaneous Blessings

I was sitting in my office, a woman who I have been counseling had tears rolling down her cheeks. She had lost someone dear, someone irreplaceable. She talked about the miracles others have had. She asked me why Jesus would…

Freedom is Real

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“And you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.” John 8:32 (ESV) In Greek, the word truth is “aletheia.” Part of the ancient Greek culture, aletheia was equal to reality or the opposite of illusion. To…

See Ya, 2017

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See ya, buh-bye, and later, 2017. I’m so over you. Like really. Totally move aside. All the things and all the feels. You’ve done your thing. And 2018 is taking over like a boss.  If I could actually “speak” to…