Author Archives: Mandy Hackland

About Mandy Hackland

My love in life is to encourage others to deepen their relationship with God. I write devotional material, stories and small group studies with that in mind. I live in South Africa and also love spending time in the bush, bird watching and walking. I do live in the city but make the most of the green spaces that surround me.

Parable People: Jonas’ Story 3

Jonas’ Story 2 I remember thinking ‘Rescue me from my enemies, Lord,’ when the first blow landed and the world went dark. I woke later in a cool room, completely bewildered.  I staggered up from the mat where I lay … Continue reading

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You are Invited

You make known to me the path of life; You will fill me with joy in Your presence, with eternal pleasures at Your right hand. Psalm 16:11 Today you are invited to consider what the path of life means to … Continue reading

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You are Invited

You make known to me the path of life; You will fill me with joy in Your presence, with eternal pleasures at Your right hand. Psalm 16:11 Today you are invited to consider what the path of life means to … Continue reading

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You are Invited

In peace I will lie down and sleep, for you alone, Lord, make me dwell in safety. Psalm 4:8 Today you are invited to consider the quality of your sleep.  Does your head hit the pillow and your eyes close … Continue reading

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You are Invited

Dear friends, I have been having internet connectivity problems so You are Invited has been spasmodic.  I am trying to rectify the situation and will send each day’s devotions out as I can. I assure you I am as committed … Continue reading

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Parable People: Jonas’ Story 2

Jonas’ Story 1 I was quiet, but as he turned through a gate in a street half a mile away from the pub he glanced around.  It was the house next to the church. I think he saw me, even … Continue reading

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You are Invited

Have you understood all these things? Matthew 13:51 Today you are invited to consider what is happening in your life you don’t understand.  What is worrying you? What disturbs you? What makes you feel unhappy or unsure of your future?  … Continue reading

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