Author: Rhoda

Sin Hinders God’s Work in Our Life

I wonder if we really think about the possible consequences when we sin? If the sin is major we probably do, as most probably it will have consequences that naturally follow in this life. But...

Key Verse: Seek God First

Key Verse: Seek God First

This is a wonderful verse to memorise, which we so often forget when we get worried about all kinds of things. It is in the middle of a whole passage on worry, and when...

Focusing on God To Take Away Fear

Recently I was worrying about something, and as I went to go and pray I decided to pray the Lord’s Prayer. I do that more and more nowadays as a template for my praying,...

Free E-book About A Famous Missionary

Free E-book About A Famous Missionary

I happened to see on Twitter this week that John Piper is offering a free e-book on David Brainerd. He is a well known missionary to the American Indians who has inspired many. I...

How to Find a Good Church

How do you find a good church when there are so many to choose from? It is such a major part of our growth because that is where we get fed from God’s Word, worship...

On Peer Pressure and Causing Others to Stumble

My stepson Josh from America (I’m not a wicked stepmother, really!) is staying with us for 6 months and wrote something recently which I thought would be good to post on here: Rhoda and...

In Christ All Things Hold Together

Have you ever wondered how the earth stays together? Molten rocks and fire inside, freezing air above, crazy humans on the surface… This is what we heard on Sunday: ‘You don’t need anything else...

A Verse to Memorise: Confess Your Sins

A Verse to Memorise: Confess Your Sins

This is a really important verse to know: If we confess our sins He is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness. 1 John 1:9 When we...

Coincidence of Nature or Created by God?

It’s amazing when you study Science how many ‘coincidences of nature’ there are. And yet… are they really coincidences, or is the Bible literally true and God created the world by design?  The children...

A Word for Wives

I’ve had a really hectic week so I’m a bit behind on my blogging schedule! Here is something that has been on my mind for ‘Living the Life’ and specifically for wives. Different kinds...