That night the Lord said to him, “Get up and go down into the camp, for I have given it into your hands. Yet if you are afraid to go down, then go down to the camp with Purah your servant.” (Judges 7:9-10)
In this passage, we clearly see God showing Gideon what to do to overcome fear. Read more
The Lord said to Gideon, “You have too many people with you for Me to give the Midianites into their hands, lest Israel glorify themselves over Me, saying, ‘Our own power saved us.’ So now, call out so the people can hear, ‘Whoever is afraid or anxious may turn back and leave Mount Gilead.’” So twenty-two thousand from among the people turned back, and ten thousand were left.” (Judges 7:2-3) Read more
1 – INSIST: The cure for this disease is perseverance, holding firm to your convictions, trust, and communion with God, as well as refusing to pay attention to circumstances, time, and difficulties. This communion with God is essential because it produces the faith that sustains us.
Imagine this: You, in times of faith: ‘The problems are here, but God is with me!’ Read more
“…He knelt down and prayed… an angel from heaven appeared to Him, strengthening Him. And being in anguish, He prayed more earnestly… When He rose from prayer and had come to His disciples, He found them sleeping from sorrow. He said to them, “Why do you sleep? Rise and pray, lest you fall into temptation.” (Luke 22:41-46) Read more
My wife did not accept my faith, which was an issue between us.
Two years ago, she confessed that she had cheated on me with another man. This broke me; I was hurt and we started fighting a lot. I lost all trust in her. Thoughts of separation bombarded me. I couldn’t be with someone who didn’t love me anymore. Read more
“Instead of staying at home and studying for my exams, when I was younger, I would go out and that really affected my studies. I decided to give myself a chance to change when I heard about a special programme happening in the UCKG HelpCentre – aimed at achieving goals. Read more