Seeking happiness, peace, love, fulfillment,…. or Seeking God – Part 1 of 8

What is the purpose of life?

Who is God?

What is love?

How will I find happiness, peace and fulfillment?

Questions that we all ponder about in life, don’t we!

Let’s look at a definition, shall we?

Seeking’s definition:

  • The act of searching for something; “a quest for ???”
  • Earnest and conscientious activity intended to do or accomplish something.

What is your quest in life? What are you looking to achieve in life?
Lets look at a verse or two in the most famoust book of all times, 6 billion copies sold, over 40 authors, 168 000 is distribted per day. Have you read the block buster?

“How blessed and favored by God are those whose way is blameless [those with personal integrity, the upright, the guileless], Who walk in the law [and who are guided by the precepts and revealed will] of the LORD. Blessed and favored by God are those who keep His testimonies, And who [consistently] seek Him and long for Him with all their heart.” – ‭PSALM‬ ‭119:1-2‬ ‭AMP‬‬

Blessed mean superlative happy. Now substitute blessed with “superlatively happy” is “your name”. Has a good ring to it doesn’t it!!!!

Ok now that we have established where happiness comes from. Let’s establish the conditions for it.

Mmmm. A blameless life!!! Wowww who of us can claim that one?

Ok second who walks in His laws / testimonies. Ok so obviously there is my law and then there is God’s. Does yours make you happy??? Why are you reading this anyway?

And the last but not the least; seek Him with all, your heart. What do you really love? Soccer, nature, holidays, …? I guess it is like falling in love with that first love of your life. You just can’t get enough of that person!!! Does it say half ur heart? No all of it!!! No 95% or high averagers allowed, only 100% candidates. Real commitment hey? Are you up for it?

Remember happiness is the byproduct not the end goal. 😉 😉

So, is that the way you study your Bible? With all your heart? Some say it is God’s love letter to us. Sounds a bit cheesy? There may be some truth in that! Be one of the famous 6 billion who has a bible and has read it!

Email me to get in contact and discuss further – ctccza@yahoo.com

Or wait for part 2.

Happy reading!!!

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Bearing – The fruit of The Kingdom

What is the fruit of the kingdom ?

It can be great relationships at depicted in Acts 2:42 where they were devoted to the apostles teaching, fellowship, breaking of bread and to prayer.

It can be great personal attributes as listed in Gal 5:21-22, love, joy, peace, patience.

But I really think it meant combining the last two in the fruit of people knowing Christ and becoming disciple’s that are the real fruit.

Jesus said in His own words that He came to seek and save what was lost Luk 19:10.

Paul wrote that God the Father wants all people to come to the knowledge of the truth and to be saved 1 Tim 2:4.

So to sum up what Solomon said, the wisest guy that ever lived on the earth except Jesus who is God in the flesh, Prov 11:30 talks about the fruit of the righteous is a tree of light and he who wins souls is wise.

Am I bearing the fruit of the Kingdom? Am I about my Fathers business, like Jesus said.

What would Jesus say about my farm and my fellow workers? Do we produce the crop that Jesus expects to get?

All people will see His Glory !!!


Key Verse for Today

“The LORD reigns, let the earth be glad; let the distant shores rejoice.

The mountains melt like wax before the LORD, before the Lord of all the earth. The heavens proclaim his righteousness, and all peoples see his glory.” – ‭‭Psalm‬ ‭97:1, 5-6‬ ‭NIV‬‬

Key Words

  • Reigns
  • Glad
  • Rejoice
  • Mountains
  • Wax
  • Lord
  • Earth
  • Heavens
  • Proclaims
  • Righteousness 
  • All people
  • See His Glory


Today’ Reading


“The LORD reigns, let the earth be glad; let the distant shores rejoice.The mountains melt like wax before the LORD, before the Lord of all the earth. The heavens proclaim his righteousness, and all peoples see his glory.
Let those who love the LORD hate evil, for he guards the lives of his faithful ones and delivers them from the hand of the wicked. Light shines on the righteous and joy on the upright in heart. Rejoice in the LORD, you who are righteous, and praise his holy name.” – Psalm‬ ‭97:1, 5-6, 10-12‬ ‭NIV‬‬

“Sing to the LORD a new song, for he has done marvelous things; his right hand and his holy arm have worked salvation for him.

He has remembered his love and his faithfulness to Israel; all the ends of the earth have seen the salvation of our God. Shout for joy to the LORD, all the earth, burst into jubilant song with music; make music to the LORD with the harp, with the harp and the sound of singing, with trumpets and the blast of the ram’s horn— shout for joy before the LORD, the King.” – ‭‭Psalm‬ ‭98:1, 3-6‬ ‭NIV‬‬

“The LORD reigns, let the nations tremble; he sits enthroned between the cherubim, let the earth shake.

Exalt the LORD our God and worship at his footstool; he is holy.
LORD our God, you answered them; you were to Israel a forgiving God, though you punished their misdeeds.” – Psalm‬ ‭99:1, 5, 8‬ ‭NIV‬‬

“Shout for joy to the LORD, all the earth. Worship the LORD with gladness; come before him with joyful songs.

Enter his gates with thanksgiving and his courts with praise; give thanks to him and praise his name. For the LORD is good and his love endures forever; his faithfulness continues through all generations.” – Psalm‬ ‭100:1-2, 4-5‬ ‭NIV‬‬


Today’s Prayer

Morning Father. When I look at the intracacies of the human body I am truly astounded !!! By that a small spider can bite you and upset this system. It comes to show me what balance there is in our bodies. You are in control of everything and I praise you for that. I saw a landslide yesterday with a house perched at the top of it saying “relocating”. That mountain was truly like wax the way it moved across a double highway, and the Bible says the mountains is like wax before you, wowww. The heavens declare your righteousness, looking at the start just blow me away as well. Here on earth we have gone to the moon and it was quite a thing. Now there is plans to go to the next planet on our solar system, what plans goes into that and you have created billions of galaxies 🌌 In my worship I want to do it in gladness of heart, thanksgiving, praise and with shout for joy, burst into jubilant song, make music to the Lord with harp, singing, trumped and rams horn before God the King. Sounds like one big party, does it. I pray that I will always have a party before you God cause You are good news, my life, my purpose my everything!!! Amen

The Heavenly Experience !!!


Imagine walking in a mall where there is a natural spring of water flowing next to you and the whole mall is full of people who knows you and you sit and drink pina colladas all day and chat the day away or go on a great adventure seeing great places ???

Can you feel yet how you will feel after a day like that ?

Peaceful, exhausted, fulfillment, joy, happiness, …

“Then I saw “a new heaven and a new earth,” for the first heaven and the first earth had passed away, and there was no longer any sea. I saw the Holy City, the new Jerusalem, coming down out of heaven from God, prepared as a bride beautifully dressed for her husband. And I heard a loud voice from the throne saying, “Look! Godʼs dwelling place is now among the people, and he will dwell with them. They will be his people, and God himself will be with them and be their God. ‘He will wipe every tear from their eyes. There will be no more death’ or mourning or crying or pain, for the old order of things has passed away.” He who was seated on the throne said, “I am making everything new!” Then he said, “Write this down, for these words are trustworthy and true.”” – Revelation‬ ‭21:1-5‬ ‭NIV‬

Sounds like “Pandora” in the movie Avatar. With hanging gardens with the tree of souls.


A place with no unhappy people, no bad economies, no going back to work on Mondays.
It is like Groundhog day with just the last perfect day.

We all need to have hope to endure our life on earth to make it to heaven !!!

“Therefore, since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses, let us throw off everything that hinders and the sin that so easily entangles. And let us run with perseverance the race marked out for us, fixing our eyes on Jesus, the pioneer and perfecter of faith. For the joy set before him he endured the cross, scorning its shame, and sat down at the right hand of the throne of God. Consider him who endured such opposition from sinners, so that you will not grow weary and lose heart.” – Hebrews‬ ‭12:1-3‬ ‭NIV‬

Jesus imagined to be with the Father and that motivated Him to endure hardship, even death !!!m

This depict a moment in Groundhog Day when they were truly happy !!!