Evil is increasing I like to start the day with prayer and bible study, but lately I'm having great difficulty focussing. Instead of praying, I go to my iPad and do something else. Then before I know it, the day has gone. I'm managing to do the absolute essentials, and am very slowly doing some … Continue reading Spiritual Shift
Tired, foggy headed, and distracted I am so tired, and prayer is even more difficult today. I hate being like this, as I love God so much, and I desperately need Him! I am nothing without him, yet I allow myself to be distracted. I waste time. My desire is to put God first, in … Continue reading I Need You
Be sober-minded; be watchful. Your adversary the devil prowls around like a roaring lion, seeking someone to devour.Resist him, firm in your faith, knowing that the same kinds of suffering are being experienced by your brotherhood throughout the world. And after you have suffered a little while, the God of all grace, who has called … Continue reading Surviving the Times
Distracted and Off Balance There are times when I feel anxious, exhausted, and “off balance”, when my prayer times are filled with distractions, and the creative things I normally enjoy doing don't go smoothly, or don't even happen. I've been talking to Jesus about this, and he's highlighted a few things to me. When I … Continue reading Let Jesus Be Your All!
My Lord and God, I’m tired and ill. I'm finding it so difficult to pray….. to focus on you. I long for you….. I need you….. but my mind wanders, I lose concentration, and your presence eludes me. I am sorry for my weakness, for failing to put you first, for allowing myself to be … Continue reading Dependant On You
Jesus is with me, yet how much I long to see him! He gives me all of himself, yet I long for more of him. In my imperfection, I'm unable to be totally surrendered to him or to be truly like him. This poem expresses my desire for Jesus. Peaceful Yearning Jesus, you are my … Continue reading Peaceful Yearning
This is a very good article about the timing of the rapture in relation to the tribulation. https://www.thebereancall.org/content/pre-or-post-trib-rapture-original Do you know Jesus Christ as your Lord and Saviour? Do you have a personal relationship with him? If not, do you realise your need for him? Have you become lukewarm in your walk, and … Continue reading Is the rapture before or after the tribulation?
The rapture of all true Christians is drawing close! It could be any day, and we need to be expecting Jesus at any time. We need to be ready for him, through repentance, prayer, and doing what he’s called us to do, whilst eagerly awaiting him. Things have gone quiet concerning the rapture, (on … Continue reading The day is at hand!
Lord Jesus, how I long for you! I long to see you, to see your face! I long for your return! When, oh Lord? When will you come for us? When will you take us from this earth and translate us into your heavenly home? I long to bow before you Lord! I … Continue reading Longing for my Lord
Life can become very overwhelming. At those times it's helpful to stop and have a few moments with Jesus. Here is a prayer you may find helpful. Prayer of surrender and thanksgiving. My Dear Heavenly Father, Thank you for the wonderful, precious gift of your son, Jesus! Thank you for your wonderful, … Continue reading Prayer of Surrender and Thanksgiving