Is Jesus calling you to "take up your mat and walk?"Judy Griffioen has suffered with an intensive neurological condition (Complex Regional Pain Syndrome) for four years. CRPS brought some significant life changes and a truckload of intensive pain into Judy’s life. The neurological pain travels throughout her body, attacking her nerve sheaths and making life a huge challenge. What has got her through this is her deep faith in God. She is also deeply grateful for the team of medical experts God has placed in her life.One thing Judy loves is running. For her, ...
It’s Valentine’s Day, February 14, 2022. To some it may feel like we are caught between a rock and a hard place. In a world full of turmoil, COVID related mandates and protests, threats of war (Russia-Ukraine) and big questions about the future, this day brings a special reminder that love matters. And it matters hugely!
An excellent prayer reminding us about God’s love come from from Ephesians 3:14-21. In this passage, the Apostle Paul helps us remember the grounds of our faith and the cause for hope for the future:
“For this reason I bow my knees ...
"He brought me out to a spacious place; he rescued me because he delights in me." Psalm 18:19
Praise God for Steve* and April's* example to us as they fan into flame the spiritual gifts of their 25 children and share staples with their neighbours.
Pray that God will keep these boys and many others in His hands!
(originally posted in February 2021)
A few short weeks ago we penned the words: "Against the tightening restrictions and COVID-19 breakouts seemingly not slowing down, we nonetheless hope for good things to happen in 2021. Political tensions are in the news every day. The Good News, is that despite this chaos, God is still on the throne. Not only this, He cares for us."
This truth will never change, even though on February 1, 2021, the Myanmar military seized power in a coup against the ...
Even in this time of fear due to a coup, I am reminded of the time Jesus said, “Take courage! It is I. Don’t be afraid.”