From battling to be thankful to overflowing with thankfulness
How I became overflowing with thankfulness.
Why being single doesn't worry me
It’s possible to place all my trust in God. He guides my life.
What one weekend taught me about irritation
Who or what decides if I will become irritated with those around me?
My days don’t have to be ruled by my feelings
Even though my feelings often seem to change without warning, I’ve learned the secret to getting them under control so that they don’t rule over me.
How dangerous are your words?
A film in English class made me think about the effect my words have on those around me.
It is possible to live a pure life
His own experiences have proved that this life is real.
How will I meet eternity?
Being able to look forward to the day that I meet my Saviour and receive the reward of a faithful life, is one of the greatest benefits of being a Christian.
Turn the day around!
Do you ever feel like everything is against you? That’s how I feel today.
A season of thankfulness
The Christmas season can be so busy that we can easily forget what we are celebrating.
How hard is it to be nice?
The surprising truth about how difficult it is to be nice.
Bomb threat: Peace in the midst of fear
How a bomb threat tested my confidence in God.
How God taught me to treat difficult people
I’ve learned that the way to be with difficult people is by learning to manage my own reactions.
Just be yourself!
Sometimes I wished that I could just magically stop caring what other people thought about me.
Why the good things I do are not always pleasing to God
The truth behind the way we need to serve.
“This is not how life should be!”
I knew I wasn’t living the way I should as a disciple, until a life-changing experience forced me to come closer to God.
Feelings or sin – do you know the difference?
It is important to understand that sinning and being tempted to sin are two different things.
Seeking true Christianity, but sick of the results
My life totally changed when I finally met people who preached the life of Christ – and lived it.
“Where do I go from here?”
“Where do I go from here?” was a question that was burning in the heart of a young man from Cameroon after he was converted.
From being selfish to being an unselfish person
My life changed when I discovered how much better it is to give than to receive.
Little things that were damaging my life with God
How simple, everyday things were slowly breaking down my relationship with God.
Keeping an unshakeable joy
In my work with customers, I meet people with all sorts of personalities.
From being an atheist to becoming a Christian: How I know God is real
I never expected to become someone who believed in God.
“It’s perfect just the way it is!”
Even though Anelle has been living with a disease for many years, she is a young woman who has learnt to be deeply satisfied.
Every temptation is a perfect opportunity to show what I’m fighting for
How am I using these opportunities?
Plans for the future
“What does your future look like? Have you planned out your life?” I had to stop and think before I answered.
What I have to remember on a “bad day”
Have you ever had a day when everything seems to go wrong?
Why can’t things go my way?
What exactly is “my way”, and how does “my way” fit into serving God?
How I found meaning in my life
It can be hard to find the meaning of life when every day is just passing by the same as the one before, until you start looking at life in a completely new way.
Holding on to a childlike faith when grown up
A simple faith in God brings results.
Laughter, tears and a new, happy year
This past year has not been easy, but I have every reason to be full of faith for the future.
A world full of violence and abuse. What can I do to help?
The list of things I can’t do is endless. But I can do the small part that is right in front of me.
How I learned to be the real me
Linda found true freedom when she realised that there was only One whom she had to please.
Godly love—is it a feeling?
How can Jesus command us to love people? How can you make yourself love someone else?
God wants to do a miracle in me!
God doesn’t ask about your past, who you are or what you can do. All He asks is if you’re willing …
Holding on to faith even when life seems to be “falling apart”
This is my story – a story of faith.
I believe God called me by my name
I had to fight a battle to overcome my inferiority complex, that feeling that I was of less worth and less important than others, and to have faith in God’s love for me as a person.
God weighs the trials He sends
At one point I couldn’t control my worries and fear, but today I am a young woman with a positive outlook on life.
A sickness that became a life-changing wake-up call
My life was changed in so many ways – and not the way you would expect.
Here’s how I found freedom from fear
I realised that fear, although it was very real for me, was not from God. And then He showed me how to overcome it.
Holding on to God’s word when I almost died
Hospitalised with COVID-19, the Bible verses that kept coming to his mind were something for Hermen to hold on to.
Doubt picked a fight with the wrong girl
Doubt makes you powerless.
Why I have no reason to be afraid of death
Death is the great unknown. But as a Christian I have precious promises for my future.
The simple secret that stops stress
Sometimes it can feel like there is pressure coming from all directions.
When it goes well for the others
“All things happen for my best.” But how do I practice it in my daily life, like when I’m tempted to be jealous?
From anger to blessing
Rolf: Some people get angry quickly. I am one of them.
“I was always offended about everything …”
Alta was very easily offended at everyone and everything and this was destroying her life. How could she find a way to stop being offended?
How I found rest for my soul
When I was young, I found that something was missing in my life; I just didn’t know what. Then I read the words of Jesus.
The ugly truth about looking down on people
When Julia saw how full of pride and arrogance she was, she knew that there was something she could do about it.
I was ready to give up on faith, but God wouldn’t give up on me
I had forgotten something very important and necessary – my huge reward.
The truth behind my superiority complex
One person’s battle with comparing herself with others.
Comparison is the thief of joy
There is no joy in measuring my life against anyone else’s.
How I found out what truly mattered in my life
“Today is the day.” The day I realised what I had been missing.
What Easter means to me
Only recently have I really thought about how important Easter is for my own life.
The choice I make daily
When I didn’t even know God, He was gently drawing me to Him. Now I choose Him daily.
The benefit of letting God steer my life
A mother’s story of what she experienced when she let go of her dream of a “perfect” life.
Why an eternity in heaven is the only choice for me
How do I “fit into heaven” if I don’t already come into the same spirit that rules in heaven while I’m here on earth?
No time to listen to the accuser
I had gotten used to agreeing with his lies, until God showed me what needed to change in my life.