The God Who Buys Me Back

You are the God who buys me back. Everytime I run to the marketplace And sell myself to a lie You show up with a fistful of truth And You buy me back. Every time Your word alone is enough To remind me And the slave driver That with Your own flesh and blood You…

Far Above Rubies

In the morning of 23rd June, my birthday, I was excited to get out of bed and speak to God (as I want Him to be the first person I’d speak to on that day), I hurriedly went to my usual ‘quiet’ place, i.e. toilet, with my bible and prayed to God, “Father, thank you…

“Expect Me to Show Up” – Jesus

Dear Jesus, I’ll wait for you. I’ll anticipate your coming. I’ll get myself ready. I know and believe that you’d come for me because you said so. As I wait, will you cleanse me, sanctify me, set me apart from this world? Will you clear my thoughts and remove every part of me that are…

Sold Into Egypt

“And Joseph said to his brothers, “Please come closer to me.” And they approached him. And he said, “I am Joseph your brother, whom you sold into Egypt. Now do not be distressed or angry with yourselves because you sold me here, for God sent me ahead of you to save life and preserve our…

Come to Jesus, Simply To Have God

We must learn to come to Jesus simply to have God. If we really desire other things more than we want God, we can read all the Christian blogs and literature in the world, but if we don’t learn to come to Jesus without any hidden agenda, we are still going to be a big…

Sell Everything and Buy Wisdom!

“When I was a boy at my father’s knee, the pride and joy of my mother, He would sit me down and drill me: “Take this to heart. Do what I tell you—live! Sell everything and buy Wisdom! Forage for Understanding! Don’t forget one word! Don’t deviate an inch! Never walk away from Wisdom—she guards…

The Witness

A woman stands before judge and jury, one hand on the Bible, the other in the air, and makes a pledge: to tell the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth. She’s a witness. Her job is to tell the truth. The Christian, too, is a witness. We, too, make a pledge to…

She Took Them To The Lord

The circumstances of her life she could not alter, but she took them to the Lord, and handed them over into His management; and then she believed that He took it, and she left all the responsibility and the worry and anxiety with Him. As often as the anxieties returned she took them back; and…

Be Strong and Courageous

“Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be frightened, and do not be dismayed, for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go.” – – Joshua 1:9 ESV Dear God, At times I may be overwhelmed by the trials in my life everyday and oftentimes I feel weak and overtaken by…

Teach Me To Obey

“Teach me to do your will, for you are my God! Let your good Spirit lead me on level ground!” – Psalms 143:10 ESV   Dear God, This is my prayer. I have disobeyed you countless times in my life. I have been hurt and broken and have hurt you more along the way. I…