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My father the gardner

Whenever I am in Tobago my father is so excited. He will take me to the garden and show me all that he has done. He would say, while pointing at his crops, “all this, I do for my children, not for me.” Oh how I love my dad, My father the Gardner. Continue reading My father the gardner

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Trusting God’s Process

For me one of the most difficult thing is to want something pray about and wait. It’s nerve wrecking. When I pray I like to be reassured that God is in agreement with what I am asking and that is not always the case. For a while now I have been praying for somethings and see the opposite happen, so much so that I gave up. When my situation aligns then I trust God again, but when it goes all wrong I try to fix it myself. Continue reading Trusting God’s Process

There is relief in praise!

In the midst of worry, distress, mind battle and even tribulation there is a relief in my praise. If only we can move pass the issue and shout, “Jesus! I love you! I praise you in the midst of it all”! We will receive his grace, peace and joy. In my moments of worry about job, relationship, money, family issues when I praise God I am able to walk in joy. He gives me a peace that passes ALL understanding even my own and I love it!  Continue reading There is relief in praise!

Showcase the father

Don’t just live for me live from me… stay connected, for I am the vine you are the branches. Love like I do, forgive like I do, be humble as I am, holy as I am, pure like I am, speak like I do, be faithful like I am. When we live from the vine we have no choice but to produce the fruit of the spirit of God (read John 15: 1-5)
As a people of God we have a responsibility to show others who God is. We demonstrate Christ by the way we speak, by our opinions, how we carry about ourselves in every way possible. I remember growing up in church and being told that we need to be holy. Thinking back on this now I thought being holy was me being good, well the good I thought good was, but it’s so much more. Be holy as I am holy, is what the lord says in 1 Peter 1:16 says. God’s way of being holy is to follow the pattern son, Jesus.

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