by Yvette van Niekerk Proverbs 23 verse 7 “As he thinketh in his heart, so is he.” I realised something last night, the devil is sly and constantly bombarding my mind with negative thoughts. Yet, I was focusing on the verse above, Yvette as you think in your heart, so are you. That was what… Continue reading Lord, help me start seeing things differently.
1 Thessalonians 5: 23 -24 MSG May God himself, the God who makes everything holy and whole, make you holy and whole, put you together – spirit, soul, and body – and keep you fit for the coming of our Master, Jesus Christ. The One who called you is completely dependable. If he said it,… Continue reading We all have something about ourselves we don’t like.
by Yvette van Niekerk Romans 8: 1 – 2 MSG “With the arrival of Jesus, the Messiah, that fateful dilemma is resolved. Those who enter into Christ’s being-here-for-us no longer have to live under a continuous, low-lying black cloud. A new power is in operation. The Spirit of life in Christ, like a strong wind,… Continue reading #Condemnation – why do we allow it?
by Yvette van Niekerk I think anger affects our lives, regardless of origin. When I’m angry, I feel upset and under a lot of pressure. I’m not one to keep my anger locked up and pretend nothing is wrong, I explode there and then. My husband, on the other hand, suppresses his anger, I fear… Continue reading Anger Management
Isaiah 64: 4A Prayer for God’s Power“When You did awesome works that we did not expect, You came down, and the mountains trembled at Your presence. From ancient times no one has heard, no ear has perceived, no eye has seen any God buy you, who acts on behalf of those who wait for Him.… Continue reading Never
by Yvette van Niekerk I read D.L. Moody said, “When a man has no strength if he leans on God, he becomes powerful.” The Lord is trustworthy, and when we are facing insurmountable issues and problems, we should not turn to men, but lean on God, He is powerful. What does it mean to trust… Continue reading Do you need strength to face today?
by Yvette van Niekerk This book of mine has not been thrown together by chance and united by a series of coincidences, no! God has been speaking to me and is the result of Daily Devotional Ebenezer inspired by circumstances and experience by me and friends and family. In 1 Samuel 7 verse 12, we… Continue reading Daily Devotional Ebenezer
by Yvette van Niekerk Amos 8: 11 AMP “Behold, the days are coming,” says the LORD God, “When I will send hunger over the land, Not hunger for bread or a thirst for water, but rather [a hunger] for hearing the words of the Lord.” I wonder if we aren’t facing a spiritual hunger, you… Continue reading Are we facing a famine?
by Yvette van Niekerk Joshua 1: 9 (GNT) 9 “Remember that I have commanded you to be determined and confident! Do not be afraid or discouraged, for I, the LORD your God, am with you wherever you go.” For many years I have allowed people to influence me, making me feel inadequate and not worthy.… Continue reading Showing Confidence as a Granny
by Yvette van Niekerk 80% of the married couple are separating or divorces because of emotional unhealth in their marriage. I think it’s because we all have pasts and are both bringing some baggage into a new relationship. Some sound advice found in the Bible that we may follow when seeking a life partner. I… Continue reading Are you or your partner emotionally unhealthy?