Light in a storm

Today started as a nice pleasant day on the City of Melbourne. Then suddenly with a clap of thunder and a bolt of lightning the City went dark and was battered by a storm. But in the storm a light shone. A light that brings light to this […]

Overcoming Procrastination

Seek God –Isaiah 55:6 Look for the Lord beforeitis too late; you should call to him while he is near. Glorify God –Jeremiah 13:16 Give glory to the Lord your God before he brings darkness and before you slip and fall on the dark hills. You hope for light, […]

Who are you really?

Today at Belgrave South Baptist Church we commenced a new series called ‘Getting Connected’ In his message Pastor Andrew Fisher  talked about ‘Social Networking’ and how with some people the more they connect via social network sites and smart phones the more disconnected they become with face to […]

God’s way is the right way

Loving God and listening to God obediently in recovery leads to living settled life. The life that God promises to those who place their faith in His Son, Jesus and trust in Him. Deuteronomy 30:20 Love GOD, your God, listening obediently to him, firmly embracing him. Oh yes, […]

Reach out to someone less furtunate

Of out on night outreach in the City of Melbourne after a day spent in communion with God. Acts 20:28 Guard yourselves and Gods people. Feed and shepherd Gods flock—his church, purchased with his own blood —over which the Holy Spirit has appointed you as elders.

Just be yourself

Heard a really good message from Joyce Meyer today about being yourself on the Australian Christian Channel and how God did not call us all to be the same. Then as I listened to LightFm ‘words to live by’ they shared the scripture below. Coincidence? Me thinks not! […]

Don’t Exploit Others

Psalms 62:10 Don’t make your living by extortion or put your hope in stealing. And if your wealth increases,don’t make it the center of your life. Exploiting others to make our own life easier goes against how God wants us to live. In recovery through faith in Jesus […]

Stand Up! Stand Up! for JESUS

2 Timothy 1:8-9 So don’t be embarrassed to speak up for our Master or for me, his prisoner. Take your share of suffering for the Message along with the rest of us. We can only keep on going, after all, by the power of God, who first saved […]

Pray regularly for your children

Job 1:5 When the parties were over, Job would get up early in the morning and sacrifice a burnt offering for each of his children, thinking, “Maybe one of them sinned by defying God inwardly.” Job made a habit of this sacrificial atonement, just in case they’d sinned.

We will not be destroyed

2 Corinthians 4:9 We are persecuted, but God does not leave us. We are hurt sometimes, but we are not destroyed. We may be by our friends, as well as persecuted by enemies when we enter recovery. But God will never leave us nor forsake us. We may […]