I know failure, it has visited me from time to time, sometimes it has wanted to embrace me as my only and closest friend. I know failure, it has chased me down, hunted me relentlessly and sometimes beaten me to the ground. I know failure it has come roaring like lion, darkened my mind with… Continue reading I know Failure!
Last time we looked at approaching God with the ‘business as usual’ attitude while what He seeks is a relationship with us. Wanting us to know His love and be His friend even as we recognize His Lordship. Going beyond business is the ability to see and know God for who He is… While this… Continue reading Beyond Business
I recently read some letters that 3rd grade students wrote to God in an assignment given to them by their teacher. They ranged from deep questions way beyond their age to downright funny. One particular one struck me, the child wrote to God asking: ‘Is Reverend Coe a friend of yours or do you just… Continue reading Business as Usual
I am in a season in my life where I have found myself pausing several times to ask: ‘Why am I doing this again?’ I am confident that I am not my own source; God is, sure I can and should be an active participant in pursuing whatever means He puts at my disposal to… Continue reading Blessed
As children we may have often asked questions that amused our parents. They revealed our naivety and innocence as to how the world operated. One of the most common questions concerned age, this was sometimes followed by an exclamation on how ‘old’ they were! Ha! I recall once doing a dance and ministering to some… Continue reading Fruit that will last
Have you ever had a conversation with someone and in the moment you or they are saying something you are interrupted and you say ‘hold that thought!’ Because you want to continue with the conversation from where you left once you have dealt with the intrusion. Hopefully you get back to a fruitful discussion because… Continue reading Hold that thought?
‘Ooh! Heaven is in my heart, ooh! Heaven is in my heart!’ This was one of my favourite songs when I began my walk with the Lord. I loved it so much because it truly felt like heaven was in my heart. The joy of knowing I was loved and the realizing the price that… Continue reading Heaven is in my heart!
I have a great respect for men, not only for the role they have in life but also for their role as the pursuers in relationships. They have to convince a potential that they not only care for them but that they are better than others who may have broken their hearts. If they love… Continue reading I am convinced
When the pandemic first begun there were some cliché lines that started making the rounds ‘check on us introverts we are not doing well’, this being because the extroverts had invaded their space and they did not know how to cope with it. The reverse was also going round, ‘check on us extroverts, we are… Continue reading Check on us!
As a caregiver there are times when in my line of work, I have experiences that are eye openers as to how I appear before God. One such experience was with an older lady who had dementia. She would yell ‘help me!’ Over and over, it got a bit tiring listening to her especially when… Continue reading He is here!