“Truth” is defined as that which is true according to fact or reality. “True” being what is correct, accurate, right, or verifiable. We are getting somewhere, I hope, because I always like to start by defining key terms. What was your first lesson or teaching on what is right or true? I am sure… Continue reading “Truth” – by Yaa F. Attobrah
I find sometimes, that the word of God can become too familiar to us. We read the word and tend to gloss over certain key points that may be staring us right in the face, and yet we miss it. A few weeks ago, I remember reading 2 Samuel 6:1-10 for my morning devotion. A… Continue reading Has God Become too Familiar To Us? by Yaa F. Attobrah
Do not put off until tomorrow what needs to be done today. Tomorrow may never come because no one is guaranteed tomorrow. We must be intentional about how we live our lives and live it with purpose. At the end of your life, what do you want to be said about you? What will your… Continue reading The Time Is Now
The “Work or Leisure” series is a humorous account of some of our favourite pastimes from a cross-cultural perspective. I hope you will write back and share some of your experiences. Gardening I am always so fascinated when the spring season rolls around; the reason being the flurry of activity that comes with it. After… Continue reading “Work Or Leisure” Series Part I – Gardening
I saw something in my devotion the other morning that has given me a lot to reflect on, and it is part of a commentary relating to John 7:37-39, as follows: “The river of living water flows within you and me. It is not supposed to be stopped up, but it is to bubble up… Continue reading Unleashed To Reach For The Sky
Some thoughts that came to me on my train ride to work this morning. I decided to share them. I just love these moments of inspiration because they are totally unplanned. The thoughts just come unbidden into one’s mind. Before you know it, you have a story to tell 😀. Here we go, we… Continue reading Another Working Day – Monday August 28th, 2017.
Make others feel good; sounds odd, does it not, especially in this era of “self-worship” and “self-adoration”. As a very dear friend said many years ago, “I am the centrepiece, why should I step aside for you”, referring to her oldest sibling (miss Diva herself). It is hard to focus on others when we… Continue reading Learning the Fine Art of Encouragement
Sometimes my thoughts send me meandering along some very interesting paths. One of these paths has always been sheer wonderment about the power of the Word of God. One of the things that never ceases to amaze me is this fact, that people have been worshiping God since the time of Jesus until now. Reflect… Continue reading The Everlasting Word
The story of Hannah is one of pain and deep yearning. Hannah is one of the two wives of Elkanah, the Ephraimite. The name of the other wife in this account is Peninnah. Hannah was constantly tormented by Peninnah because she had no children. Before I continue, let me digress a bit, now who would… Continue reading Hannah’s Story
As believers, we are called to impact others by our lifestyle and draw others to Christ. We need to stop and reflect regularly on the influence that we are having on the people around us. There is a popular saying out there that, “the only Bible that some people will ever read is you, the believer.”… Continue reading Seeking the Living God: “When Ignorance Is Not Bliss”.