A recent discovery that speaks to my soul. Heard during the Rivers & Robots Discovery tour.
So I’m gathering wood for the fire
I’m filling my lamp with the oil
Oh Lord in the season of waiting
Let my heart burn only for You
You may not think it now, but in hindsight, you wouldn’t have it any other way. Because this moment is defining you in ways you never imagined.
Surrendering something to God places it in the best possible hands. To you, the future may be unknown, but it is not necessarily uncertain.… Read more
When you double guess your decisions, remember – God can overturn any man-made act. He probably will not undo it, he might not change it, but if you are his child, he will surely work it for good.
Trust. It might be your mess, but it’s still under God’s watch.… Read more
But Jesus, overhearing what was being spoken, said to the synagogue official, “Do not be afraid any longer, only believe.”
Mark 5:36 NASB
So simple, yet so difficult.
We know this story. Jairus approached Jesus in the hopes of healing his daughter.… Read more
Love me in the darkest places of my heart
Where polite niceties disappear
And what is left are crude, evil thoughts
That ought not see the light of day
Love me when I am weak
When I cave into my basest desires
And show a side of me
The world will never accept
Love me for things unknown
The parts of me that lie hidden
Underneath the rainbows and smiles
Things I am afraid disclose
Love me for my failures
When my heart calls out to you
Yet shrinks back in fear
Because it recognises its ugliness
Love me in spite of
When I am unlovable
That is when I need you to love me most
Love me.… Read more
About two months ago, I heard a conversation that shook me to the core. All it took was one line.
“Who’d want to marry you?” a male voice had said.
It was spoken in jest, and it was not even directed at me. … Read more