“Death is something inevitable. When a man has done what he considers to be his duty to his people and his country, he can rest in peace.” Nelson Mandela. Like everyone else, I knew that this day was coming but as expected I hoped that it would not come at all or it would not come so soon. I still wish it was not true, he was just one of those people that should actually ‘physically’ live forever. I then remembered Genesis 6:3
I must say that I have always admired the relationship that King David had with God. David had a very unique relationship with God, he never pretended to be what he was not, he never pretended to have everything under control, he never pretended to have a pleasant life, and he never pretended to be perfect. He made mistakes, lots of them but he never ran away from God, he always humbled himself before God. He loved God.
Most of us, always define and express love based on how we feel. Well, but is it so really? Is love about who we feel? Can we choose to only love when we feel like it, or even choose who to love and who not to love? Well I recently studied the book of Leviticus in the Bible and I was stunned to see Leviticus 19:18 read “Do not seek revenge or bear a grudge against anyone among your people, but love your neighbour as yourself. I am the Lord.” This is a commandment!
I read this article and as I just could not keep it to myself, indeed some things are better shared. Well the challenge is now upon each and every one of us to read this, put this into practice and watch your mindset change for the better, which would automatically change your life for the better. The bible tells us that Wisdom is the principal thing, therefore we must get Wisdom. Well, this is it.....
Imagine if you were diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes and you didn’t know that there is Insulin available for treatment, HIV and you didn’t know that there are ARVs available, Cancer and you didn’t know that there is chemotherapy available or even worse you know they are available but you are not ‘open’ to using them? Many times we don’t even know what we have available, we don’t even know where to go to get
"When angry, do not sin; do not ever let your wrath (your exasperation, your fury or indignation) last until the sun goes down. Leave no [such] room or foothold for the devil [give no opportunity to him]."Ephesians 4:26–27 .
Would you commit to 30 minutes of heartfelt Prayer for 40-Days; for a Better You in the New Year (2014)?
Everyone of us can definitely say “I prayed for this and it didn’t come to pass or God didn’t do it for me.” Many of us eventually lose hope and even lose the faith in God because we get disappointed when our prayers are not answered as it were. ‘