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Protect Your Mind

by Joe Benjamin Ministries

By Joe Benjamin Proverbs 23:7 says “As a man thinks in his heart, so is he”. We do not have any pets, but there is a black cat that always wants to come into our garden. It sneaks in under the gate at the back, and it really winds me up. This cat always comes […]

Dealing With Delays

by Joe Benjamin Ministries

By Joe Benjamin It was my turn to cook the family meal. Whenever I am on cooking duty, I always buy all my ingredients. I went to a supermarket with my children, there was a very long queue. I waited impatiently, but after a few minutes, I decided that we would go to another shop […]

Hope In A Hopeless World

by Joe Benjamin Ministries

By Joe Benjamin Again, we woke up to the devastating news of another barbaric terrorist attack in London. This is just a few weeks after another attack in Manchester. Many have died and others badly wounded. My thoughts and prayers, are with all affected. I ask the rhetoric question, is there any hope that these […]

Where was God in Manchester?

by Joe Benjamin Ministries

By Joe Benjamin On Monday 22 May, I saw the horrific news of the terrorist bomb blast in Manchester, that killed many and wounded even more. Our thoughts and prayers are with all affected. Sadly, there were also children innocently killed. A hard question to answer is, how on earth one barbaric person can do […]

How To Renew Your Mind

by Joe Benjamin Ministries

By Joe Benjamin The mind is one of the most powerful things that was created. Science tells us, that we have not even yet tapped into a fraction of  what the mind can do and its abilities. The mind is the battle ground for any major decision, and warfare is won or lost in the […]

It Is Gods Will For You To Have Joyful Relationships

by Joe Benjamin Ministries

Yesterday, I was talking to a young man who told me a sad story, which I have heard many times in my relationship counselling over the years. He told me that, together with his wife, they raised money to buy a house together. They got married but, after three months of marriage, his wife left […]

Happy Birthday Josie Benjamin

by Joe Benjamin Ministries

Dear Josie   Every time I look at you my beautiful Josie Benjamin, I see Gods abundant grace over my life. I see purity, I see promise, I see potential and I see power. You are my anchor and my ally. When you came into my life you brought a positive permanent change. You have […]

FASTING IN THE BIBLE

by Joe Benjamin Ministries

By Joe Benjamin A fast is a conscious deliberate decision to abstain for a time from the pleasure of eating in order to gain important spiritual benefits. Fasting is mentioned in Scripture one-third as much as prayer. This suggests to us that you cannot effectively live a lifestyle of prayer if you do not live […]

THE BENEFITS OF FASTING

by Joe Benjamin Ministries

By Joe Benjamin When you fast, you are disciplining your body. This means you are telling your body to be aware that the spirit man is in charge. Many times we are led by how our bodies feel and our feelings are not always accurate. Feelings are nothing more than emotions which can be created […]

THE DANIEL FAST

by Joe Benjamin Ministries

By Joe Benjamin FASTING is the voluntary abstinence from particular aspects of life in order to seek deeper dimensions of fellowship and blessing with God. The Bible give examples of two main kinds of fasts: the absolute fast (no food) that Jesus and Moses observed in Matthew 4:2 and Exodus 34:28 and the partial fasts […]