A Quiet Heart by Elisabeth Elliot

“Every assignment is measured and controlled for my eternal good. As I accept the given portion other options are cancelled. Decisions become much easier, directions clearer, and hence my heart becomes inexpressibly quieter.”

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That ‘Special’ Place in Her Heart

She always seemed to be hiding and running away from something. A part of her believed something was missing in her life. And in her search, she found herself, once again, lost. She wanted to come out of a wrong relationship. She knew this wasn’t her dream. She only wanted to have a family she can call her…

You Will Keep Him in Perfect Peace 

“You will keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on You, because he trusts in You” Isaiah 26:3, NKJV. “Just as you’ve prayed, I will be high and lifted up. I will be glorified in you and I will be glorified through you, says the LORD. I will do what you have not…

How to Guard Your Heart

“Above all else, guard your heart, for everything you do flows from it.” – Proverbs 4:23 “Guard your heart…” Yes, we’ve heard this phrase a lot of times and I have heard this misquoted by a lot of Christians especially in the area of relationships wherein people would connotate it to something that makes it…

The Prince of Peace

  My friends and  I were watching a documentary the other day about the life of gangsters in a maximum security penitentiary in the Philippines and there was this gang leader, who, I should say, was the ‘president’ of all the gangsters there. He’s the one controlling mostly everybody inside. The prisoners,  and even the jail…

What Brings Me Joy

Someone asked me the other day, “What makes you happy?” If perhaps, I was asked this question nine years ago, I would have answered, “To be successful in what I do and have loads of money in my bank account.” However, something beautiful happened to me in 2007 that changed the course of the rest…

Peace

Fear not … I have summoned you by name; you are mine. When you pass through the waters, I will be with you. (Isaiah 43:1-2) There are times when our heavy heart-burdens cry so loudly that we struggle to hear the voice of Peace and to remember the unsearchable, inescapable presence of God; times when our…