Christian Meditation: 10 Things Your Husband Hates


My husband and I spent many years in a miserable state. I'm ashamed to tell you that this list is a result of some of the ways I was guilty. Several, actually. I'd love for you to learn from the mistakes that I made over the years. He hates when you throw him under the … Continue reading Christian Meditation: 10 Things Your Husband Hates

Daily Christian Prayer 3: The Needy Prayer


Dear Abba, It is your child again. It has been a hard couple of days, but I am still here holding on. You did say the battle is not for the swift, right? But for those who can endure it. I must say, it has been a lifetime of enduring. I feel like I have … Continue reading Daily Christian Prayer 3: The Needy Prayer

Daily Christian Prayer 2: Dealing with Anger in the Christian Life


Lord, I am angry. It is with a heavy heart, a battered soul and a flailing spirit that I turn to you. Father, my temper is getting the best of me and I have no leash. I pray that you intercede with a calming spirit and help me to implement better coping mechanisms on how … Continue reading Daily Christian Prayer 2: Dealing with Anger in the Christian Life

Christian Meditation: How To Identify Works of the Flesh


The Works of the Flesh We've all heard someone say, "He's a self-made man." What are they saying in this statement? Are they saying that this individual achieved success by his hard work and sweat? Many a person has achieved success through honest hard work. There is a danger for any of us who may … Continue reading Christian Meditation: How To Identify Works of the Flesh

How to Cope With Mistreatment in your Christian Life


These days I feel like I am traversing a mine field at home, work and even in my mind; and everyday, I am injured or bruised because I couldn't side step one quick enough. Have you ever felt this way? Have you ever wondered how to cope with mistreatment in your christian life? Life seems … Continue reading How to Cope With Mistreatment in your Christian Life

Morning Meditation: Living As If You Were Dead


"In the same way, count yourselves dead to sin but alive to God in Christ Jesus." Romans 6:11 What are the things that arouse the strongest emotions in you? Perhaps it is a rude motorist who cuts you off in traffic. Perhaps it is the anger you feel when you are wrongfully accused. Perhaps it … Continue reading Morning Meditation: Living As If You Were Dead

The Christian Life: Handling Hurt In Your Christian Life


1 The LORD is my shepherd, I shall not be in want. 2 He makes me lie down in green pastures, he leads me beside quiet waters, 3 he restores my soul. He guides me in paths of righteousness for his name's sake. 4 Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of … Continue reading The Christian Life: Handling Hurt In Your Christian Life

The Christian Life: Dealing with Spiritual Warfare – The Darkness Returns


Its 1:00 a.m. and I am not asleep. I have fought hard to not suffer a relapse; but, its 2:00 a.m. and I am up. I felt my blood, charging through my arteries and veins to my ears and across my retina. I felt the thoughts in my mind scatter; in my mind’s eye I … Continue reading The Christian Life: Dealing with Spiritual Warfare – The Darkness Returns

The Christian Faith Chronicles Part 5: Favorites, Preferring One Child Over Another


Hurt. Anger. Betrayal. Faith felt a volcanic rush of pain pass through her. She was not her mother's favourite. Though she was the freehanded one, the one who gave without thinking, the one who pitched in and made sure the bills were paid, the one who ensured her mother didn't starve. She was not the … Continue reading The Christian Faith Chronicles Part 5: Favorites, Preferring One Child Over Another

The Christian Life: Dealing with Spiritual Warfare at Work


She is not in office today, "tank yuh Jesus". I prayed like Daniel, Elijah, Jesus before crucification and David trying to sweet up God. I really needed peace from here on out. I was not able to psychologically or emotionally handle anymore anxiety or stress. Psychologists would describe me as the kind of person who … Continue reading The Christian Life: Dealing with Spiritual Warfare at Work