Fear is a thief! In this thought provoking submission, Joe Henkel writes that although "Fear was created to protect but when given freedom, he destroys." Do you agree?
Phil explores what the bible has to say about worry and fear. Phil says "The Bible uses the phrase ‘Do not fear’ over 80 times. 80 times! I think He’s trying to tell us something there."
This short devotional by Grace is a word for anyone facing difficult challenges and hard seasons. Read it today and get a second wind - a fresh reminder that, in all circumstances, there is hope.
What is it you're scared of? Can you ever think of a time you have written yourself off from a task? Sara Price explains that her big fear was teaching a Religion class.
A short devotion and prayer written by our co-founder, Mim. Sharing from her own experience, Mim has written a short morning prayer to raise when anxiety is loud.
A raw and beautiful testimony told from a hospital bed, written by our friend and church elder, Chris Rankin. This one is massively touching and we're sure it will bless you.
An art piece and short testimony, by Joy Faulkner. "After a cry and a good pray I painted this to remind myself that the maker of the universe was, and is, in control of everything."
This testimony by Rachael Birch is one to read if ever we feel like fear is trying to have the upper hand in our lives. This testimony reflects on the truth of who God says we are.
A beautiful poem by Nicola Payne. This encouraging piece reminds us not to give in to the thoughts and voices in our head, but instead to seek our solace in Jesus.
A beautiful art piece and devotion by Rebecca Flory (@flamingoandlioness) encouraging us to seek and listen to the voice of truth, when anxiety comes to try and overwhelm us.
What do you do when fear comes knocking at your door? Drawing on passages from the bible, Cathy Buntin shares her response to the subject of fear in this short devotion.
"If I asked you what your greatest fear was, what would you say?" This devotion by Phil Walker, helps us to explore the fears that hold us back in our life and encourages us to come to God.
This short encouragement by @sheisidentified is wonderful. There can be moments in life that leave you in a state of 'Freefall' and you feel out of your depth and control. Worth a read.
Whether a temporary emotion or a more on-going state of mind, this beautiful prayer against fear may be just what you need. Thank you to our anonymous contributor who submitted this gorgeous piece.
This beautiful devotion by Anu encourages us to reflect on the impact of our testimonies and how a changed, victorious, or transformed life transcends beyond us, alone.
A poem on the theme of change. Change can seem scary sometimes. But maybe as we step out we realise it isn't so bad after all. This poem explores these thoughts.
A Testimony by Zoe Abernethy on leadership, letting go and embracing the change God had for her. At times, I have tried to hold on to things that have brought me life in the past but are not for my ‘now’.
In this inspiring testimony by Christen Fox, she shares, "What I have learned over the last 7 years is the “uncomfortable” places we find ourselves are the places where we need God the most."
In this short devotion by Sara Price, she helps us to reflect on Mary's (the Mother of Jesus) 'yes' when we are faced with unexpected changes in our life.
A truly powerful spoken word written and performed by Charlene Nelson. This is powerful, hard hitting and inspiring. We're sure this one will speak to you.
A poem by Roly Brooks, from Wirral Worship Collective. "It once was a tree, a beautiful sight, that sheltered the wild life throughout day and night..." This lovely poem is worth a read!
How do you handle change? Do you run from it or embrace the journey? In this testimony Ayana Symone shares part of her story with us. We recommend giving this wonderful piece a read.
An honest and reflective testimony by Rachael Birch. Be encouraged that "life’s circumstances have a way of teaching us things even when it doesn’t go according to plan".
A poem by Anu Onasanya. "When the lights are off, the stage dismantled, audience gone, when I'm alone will my heart still sing Your praise or tingle with the applause of men?"
A spoken word piece inspired by Matthew 7:24-27. This piece was first performed by our co-founder, Mim, at MCYC Young Adults Christian camp in July 2019.
A testimony by Abi Nevill. This one is filled with honesty, truth and wise words. We're sure this piece will encourage you and encourage you to give it a read.
In this personal and vulnerable testimony written as a letter, Zoe Abernethy talks about her ego "She would too easily try to take me down a route of comparison, pride, lust, and lies..."
A truly beautiful devotion. Sara Price believes that the modern world can see weakness as a negative, however, as a Christian, it is actually just the thing that leads us to the Lord.
This is a really beautiful poem written by Zachary over at @poeticweston for our theme of weakness. This one truly touched us and we highly recommend you give it a read.
If you drive you will be aware of the term 'blind spot'. In this thoughtful devotion Phil Walker says "We all have blind spots in life, too, and they’re even harder to overcome than our driving ones!"