by Yvette van Niekerk Proverbs 28: 13 “He who covers his sins will not prosper, but whoever confesses and forsakes them will have mercy.” I believe when we pray that we are in communication with the Lord Jesus. We want to build our relationship with Him, and we need to speak to Him. Even when… Continue reading How does prayer change your life?
by Yvette van Niekerk My husband said that the Coronavirus and social distancing is the leading cause of peoples suffering from depression and are stressed out, and very anxious. Scripture is the best way to renew our minds and change our mind-set. Helping us focus and meditate on the Lord. Deuteronomy 31: 6 “I am… Continue reading 10 Scriptures to Calm your stress and Anxiety.
by Yvette van Niekerk Deuteronomy 6: 5 MSG “Love GOD, your God, with your whole heart: love him with all that’s in you, love him with all you’ve got!” Albert Einstein said, ‘There are only two ways to live your Life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything… Continue reading “Two ways to live your life.”
by Yvette van Niekerk Genesis 3: 23 – 24 AMP “therefore the Lord God sent Adam away from the Garden of Eden, to till and cultivate the ground from which he was taken. So God drove the man out; and at the east of the Garden of Eden He [permanently] stationed the cherubim and the… Continue reading The Cherubim protected the Tree of Life.
by Yvette van Niekerk Isaiah 6: 1 – 2 AMP Isaiah’s Vision 6 “In the year that King Uzziah died, I saw [in a vision] the Lord sitting on a throne, high and exalted, with the train of His royal robe filling the [most holy part of the] temple. Above Him seraphim (heavenly beings) stood;… Continue reading Who are the seraphim?
by Yvette van Niekerk It is so easy to fall into self-pity mode, and once you are there, it is going to take a miracle to get you out. We need to start taking affirmative action in our lives; spiritually, we can draw near to the Lord. The whole world in turmoil, feeling desperate and… Continue reading Consider Covid-19 as a time of regeneration.
By Yvette van Niekerk – from Daily Devotional Ebenezer June 18 Matthew 26: 36 (AMP) 36 “Then Jesus went with them to a place called Gethsemane, and He told His disciples, Sit down here while I go over yonder and pray.” The word “Gethsemane” means crushed olives. What is the result of crushed olives? It… Continue reading Gethsemane (Crushed Olives).
by Yvette van Niekerk I’m in my late fifties, and I started the renewing of my mind a couple of years ago. But, last year was one of my worse years ever. The devil knows that I am trying to live a holy life; I am trying to become more like the Lord Jesus. The… Continue reading Changing Negative Thoughts into Positive
by Yvette van Niekerk My word, I almost fainted when I read that middle age runs from thirty-five to fifty-eight years old. That puts two of my children and my husband and me in that category. Wow! I was just wondering how it is going with people in general at this stage. I do know… Continue reading Midlife Crisis during Lock-down 2020
by Yvette van Niekerk I don’t know if you feel the same way I do, but this Lock-down feels like such a restriction that I feel it’s hard to imagine waiting one more second for it to be lifted. I know we need to wait and be patent trusting that God is faithful and knows… Continue reading Praise God in Lock-down! Covid-19