Turning away from fear and facing trust …

Jesus says: “I am the way! I am the truth and the life! No one comes to the father except through me. When you know, who I am, then you also know my father. From now on you do know him and have yet seen him. (…) Whoever has seen me has seen the Father….

God is only good to us

God is only good. He only wants good things for us. Especially at times, when we feel stressed, often we are not able to believe that. Thoughts, like: “I am not enough, I am unworthy, the others want to harm me, God wants to harm me for a special purpose or because he doesn’t want…

Proclamation for our families and us (according to Isaiah 61)

Isaiah 61 as daily proclamation for our families and for us: Father in heaven I believe in Jesus Christ, and I am anointed with your Holy Spirit. You have sent me, to bring your good news of grace to the meek, to heal broken hearted, and to bandage wounded hearts. I speak freedom to our…

Spoken words are like shock-waves of an explosion…

Spoken words are not only words. Spoken words are a direct expression of your inner being. It’s not only the word, formed with your mouth, that transports an intellectual understanding about what is said. Spoken words are more than that. The impact of the sense behind every word, causes creative power, that influences your environment,…

Crown of Thorns

The crown of thorns, Jesus was crowned with, before his crucifixion, stands for your pride, your conviction, that you can control your life without him, stands for the delusion, that your thoughts could control everything, your worries that control your mind. The crown of thorns stands for your physical life. The worries and the trust…

Risen from the dead … Does it make a difference?

Jesus is risen from the dead. Christians believe that for 2000 years: Jesus, the son of God, died on the cross, took our sins and our debts, because he was without sin and at the third day he rose from the dead. But why should that be important for us to believe – does it…

Good Friday

Good Friday: Pains of mine are the pains of Jesus. Bitterness of mine is the bitterness of Jesus. Sickness I have is the sickness of Jesus. Love I have is the love of Jesus. All this has died with Jesus at the cross and with him is risen to new life. Pains of mine are…

A short powerful prayer

Short effective prayer to receive power in Christ: Dear father in heaven, thank you, that by the Gift of your grace I became a servant of your message. You have shown me the tremendous work of your mighty power. Strengthen me through your glorious riches with power thank you, that my inner beeing is strong…

When the waves are too wild, walk upon the water!

When your life feels, as if the waves want to toss you out of the boat, then walk upon the water… (Matthew 14: 22-23) Imagine you are sitting in a boat, sailing across the water and suddenly mists begins to appear. The waves get higher and higher and you don’t see the land anymore. Very…

Words against fear…

Words of faith are words against fear… (Hebrew 11,1 and 3). Some people think faith would mean to solidly agree to something, it would be true. According to that they are convinced, if they would solidly think about the cross and Jesus and they would agree, then they would believe. But somehow God remains far…