When God breaks you to heal you

‘For he wounds, but he binds up; he shatters, but his hands heal.’ Job 5:18 (ESV) Welcome back to Breakthrough with T! It really has been a while since I last posted a blog post, and that is because of the spiritually chaotic seasons I have been in since the end of last year. In this blog…

Becoming a living sacrifice: practical tips

Decide to start again and become a living sacrifice, today. Surrender everything. Be willing to let God change your life how He wants to, and see how God gives you better than you could have ever given yourself. Get to know God, deepen your love for Him, then serve Him. As Christians we love God…

Called to be a living sacrifice

  ‘Therefore, I urge you, brothers and sisters, in view of God’s mercy, to offer your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and pleasing to God – this is your true and proper worship.’ Romans 12:1 (NIV) The Body of Christ needs us Christians to actually be on fire for God. We cannot continue being lazy…

Grace: Die to yourself

So now that you know what grace is, I must now tell you why grace leads to a complete repentance and transformation of life. I cannot let you use grace and God’s eternal forgiveness as a reason to remain in sin. When you understand grace and understand the true extent of the price Jesus paid…

Grace: Come as you are

‘All those the Father gives me will come to me, and whoever comes to me I will never drive away.’ John 6:37 (NIV) The importance of grace God’s gift of grace is so important to know and understand as it shows how merciful, loving and forgiving God is. When you understand grace you know that there…

A letter to my younger self

    Dear Tishana, So you are currently 16, and you know God to a good extent, but you haven’t really built a solid relationship with Him yet. So you don’t yet understand how badly you need God, what you mean to Him and what He wants for you. You don’t yet know how badly…

Unhealthy relationships – breaking the cycle

‘He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds [healing their pain and comforting their sorrow].’ Psalm 147:3 (AMP) In my previous blog post I discussed the reason why, in order to grow closer to God, you have to be broken. God has to allow you to be broken in the world so that you…

The problem with being a lukewarm Christian

‘15 I know your deeds, that you are neither cold nor hot. I wish you were either one or the other! 16 So, because you are lukewarm—neither hot nor cold—I am about to spit you out of my mouth.’ Revelation 3:15 – 16  (NIV) So recently I believe God has really been convicting me about being a lukewarm Christian, being…

Redirected, not rejected!

As I write this blog post in April, this is a time for students where you will have been applying to sixth forms, universities, and various schemes and programmes; especially if you are like me, a Law student, trying to pursue a legal career. This means that this is a time of either being accepted…