Safety in the Tempest

The storm is heavy upon me, I'm beat down by the tempests of life. Yet, I am made safe from the storm, Against the mighty tempest, I'm secure. The squall of life is strong against me, I am pelted by the rain that it brings. But I'm sheltered against its winds, A shield is provided … Continue reading Safety in the Tempest

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Overcoming Temptation

Dealing with Temptation Being a follower of Jesus Christ is not easy.  Even though we are forgiven of all our sins and have eternal life, we still confronted with temptation.  Why do we still deal with temptation even after we are saved? A World of Sin We live in a world that is full of … Continue reading Overcoming Temptation

The Golden Lion of God

The dark lion stalks me daily, Every day, I'm pursued by this monstrous beast. It longs to consume me through and through, My heart and soul it desires to devour. Ever vigilant I must be for the dark lion, Against this monster, I must keep a watchful eye. But my flesh is weak and I … Continue reading The Golden Lion of God

For the Fallen in Christ

After hearing of the tragedy that happened on May 26th, the Lord stirred my heart to write this poem.  This poem, I dedicate to those who stand firm in their faith in the Lord of Lords and the King of Kings: Why does the world hate your people, To your children, why Lord do they suffer … Continue reading For the Fallen in Christ

Through the Inferno

Heat surrounds me on every side, I am engulfed by the great inferno. I look around for a place to escape, Desperately, I seek a way out. But no exit can be found, There is no way to flee the flames! The fires get closer and closer, My skin is scorched by the licking flames. … Continue reading Through the Inferno

How to Fight Temptation?

2 After fasting forty days and forty nights, he was hungry. 3 The tempter came to him and said, “If you are the Son of God, tell these stones to become bread.” 4 Jesus answered, “It is written: ‘Man shall not live on bread alone, but on every word that comes from the mouth of God.’” Matthew 4:2-4 (NIV) … Continue reading How to Fight Temptation?

Under the Lord’s Banner

If we are in Christ, we are His soldiers, We are mighty warriors under Jesus' banner. We have been given our marching orders, The Almighty has revealed our mission. Faithfully, we must press on in our march, Obediently, the mission of God, we must follow. Despite the difficulties, we must press on, We must move … Continue reading Under the Lord’s Banner

God Works In My Difficulty

There are days when I am lost on the way, In life, there are moments that confuse me. I ask why the Lord let such days happen, In moments like these, I ponder how the Almighty could let them be. Such times seem too harsh and mean to be part of the plan, In hard … Continue reading God Works In My Difficulty

Advent Day 16- The Faith Road

The road is long and hard, Their destination is far and difficult. Yet they must go on, Despite all hardship, they press on. On the dirt road is a man and woman, A married couple travels upon this hard path. He walks while she rides upon a donkey, With care, the husband guides his pregnant … Continue reading Advent Day 16- The Faith Road

Diamond In The Making

Make me my Lord in my trials,
In my challenges my God, mold me.
For in these things you make me perfect,
Into Your image you mold me by them.
Let me not cry over my pain,
In my suffering, may I not complain.
For in these challenges, I am made strong,
Power in God is found in the face of trials.
Let me stay strong in my tests,
In my hardships, I will persevere.
For great is the victory for enduring,
To persevere brings great reward.

Sarah Maat

“A diamond doesn’t start out polished and shining. It once was nothing special, but with enough pressure and time, becomes spectacular.” -Unknown

Your destiny is not that 9-5 job, the size of your house, the make of your car, how many followers you have online, how much money you make, the name you have for yourself, it’s not about you, it’s all about HIM.

Your destiny comes from serving rather than seeking to be served. Yourdestiny is that thing that brings GLORY TO GOD. It’s that thing that has the capability to change lives.

Don’t ever think your life is limited to that place you are in now. There is a plan and purpose for your life. No matter what your current circumstances look like at this present moment, know that God is using that difficult situation to prepare the way for the place that was created just for…

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