Are you living with lots of stress? Are you experiencing stress in the depth of your soul? Are you wondering: “How can I remove stress from my life?” In this blog, I want to discuss one simple answer to that question. In fact it is probably so simple that you will say, “No, there has to be more to it than this!” The cry for rest! When you are experiencing stress, the greatest cry is normally for rest. You start to dream about that island holiday and think, “If I can only......
Some months ago God started to speak to me about a ‘new wineskin’ that is needed for the ‘new wine’ He wants to pour out. I was especially excited when I found the song “new wine” from Hillsongs worship (There is More). Many times God uses specific songs to speak about what He wants to do on the earth..and this song is such a prophetic voice. A new internal wineskin The ‘new wineskin’ that God wants to build does not refer to structures in church or ministries. It is actually our internal......
I am not the kind of person that easily builds up offense against people. In fact, I thought I was offense-free. That was (ha ha) until, quite recently, when God highlighted Psalm 33:8 to me and asked me this question: ‘Esmé, do you truly trust me? My first response was ‘yes of course’, as is always the response when God asks a silly question like that! “Of course I trust you God! I find a safe place in God…always” But then I paused for a while to think…experience has told me that......