Blog Posts - On Spirituality And Change



Need Some Direction? Well Don’t Just Pray. Move.

As a young, new Christian, I was struggling to find my path in life. For two years I’d prayed about how I should serve God, yet I still had no clear direction for my life. Until one day, I learnt what Jesus said about making good choices… and my...
by Sheridan Voysey on Aug 16, 2016

Need a New Dream? Here’s 12 Questions to Help You Find One

Ever since I wrote a book about starting again after a broken dream, I've found myself answering lots of questions about them. 'How can you turn a broken dream into a new beginning?' 'When should you let a dream die?' And this one especially: 'What i...
by Sheridan Voysey on Jul 26, 2016

These 8 Exercises Can Help You Find God & Deepen Your Spiritual Life

'The unexamined life isn't worth living,' said Socrates. 'Superficiality is the curse of our age,' according to Richard Foster. If so, how do we stop and examine our lives to go deeper? I've created 8 exercises to help you do just that. More…...
by Sheridan Voysey on Jun 14, 2016

The Disastrous Night That Changed My Life (FREE Audiobook Download)

It was late, the club was packed, and I was one of the featured DJs. The night would be both a disaster, and one that would change the course of my life. It’s just one of the many stories in my new audiobook of Unseen Footprints… Download your fr...
by Sheridan Voysey on Jun 7, 2016

Healing the Wounds of Sexual Abuse: Jenny’s Story

In 2012 'Jenny' contacted me after seeing Andy Sorenson describe his experience of childhood sexual abuse. When I published Jenny's own story of pain, it struck a chord with many. It's time it was heard again. Please note that Jenny's story is graphi...
by Sheridan Voysey on May 31, 2016

065 Why You Should Keep a Journal (But NOT Every Day)

If you’re a journal-keeper from way back, you’ll probably nod in sage agreement at these 7 Great Benefits of Journaling... But if you’re thinking “Oh, journaling? Tried that. Never again.”—stick with me! This'll help you rethink. There's...
by Sheridan Voysey on May 24, 2016

Can You Be Born Again Through a Pair of Jeans? Plenty Of Us Think So

I saw an ad the other day. The headline read, 'Be born again.' It was for a plastic surgeon. It's not the first time advertisers have promised eternal life. Levi's jeans once did the same. And yet, science has proven what Jesus taught centuries ago:...
by Sheridan Voysey on May 17, 2016

How Express Checkouts Are Making Us Weak, & Other Discoveries

When I released my latest book 'Resilient', I was invited to speak at events and in chats with the media, about the book's message on how to become more resilient. One of those chats was with Hope 103.2 journalist Clare Chate, my former producer and...
by Sheridan Voysey on Apr 19, 2016

How Express Checkouts Are Making Us Weak, & Other Discoveries [Video]

When I released my latest book 'Resilient', I was invited to speak at events and in chats with the media, about the book's message on how to become more resilient. One of those chats was with Hope 103.2 journalist Clare Chate, my former producer and...
by Sheridan Voysey on Apr 19, 2016

061 Three Questions to Ask When God Seems Silent

Although Merryn and I tried to start a family for 10 years, and sought God diligently the whole time, one of the most perplexing things about our journey was God’s silence. We heard him speak on other things during that time, but never on our pursu...
by Sheridan Voysey on Mar 1, 2016

060 Reading the Bible with Your Heart and Mind

It's one thing to read the Bible with our eyes and our mind—and another thing to truly engage our heart. But if the Bible is God's primary way of communicating with us, it makes sense to learn to read it deeply. Here are some keys to reading God's...
by Sheridan Voysey on Feb 16, 2016

059 Seven Ways God Might Be Speaking To You

In Scripture we find God speaking through peals of thunder, pillars of cloud, flaming bushes, even donkeys. He used prophets, angels, the beauty of creation, the coming of Jesus. God is surely a communicating God. But in the 21st century, how might...
by Sheridan Voysey on Feb 3, 2016

058 How to Hear God’s Voice – Three Keys

Life's full of big questions. Should I marry? If so, who? Take that job? Buy that house? Is this the career for me? Which church is the right one? And which city should I settle in? If we believe there's a God who cares and wants to guide our big dec...
by Sheridan Voysey on Jan 26, 2016

057 The Resilient Life [Keynote Talk]

It's easy to feel insignificant in a world that values power and popularity. It's easy to feel weak in a world with so much violence. In this keynote talk I share the stories of a KKK leader, a black preacher, a seventh-century farmhand, and one of m...
by Sheridan Voysey on Dec 8, 2015

052 The Ancient Prayer That Can Change Your Life

It is prayed each Sunday in churches. Some of us grew up reciting it daily in school. It can suffer from both neglect and mindless repetition because of its familiarity. But when prayed slowly and with intent, it is possibly the most powerful prayer...
by Sheridan Voysey on Oct 13, 2015

These 5 Practices Can Help You Build Resilience (FREE eBook)

Researchers into resilience are agreed: there are mental, emotional, social, and spiritual factors that help build inner strength in us. In my forthcoming book 'Resilient: Your Invitation to a Jesus-Shaped Life' I share how I discovered these factors...
by Sheridan Voysey on Sep 1, 2015

049 Life With God: The Richard Foster Interview

Richard Foster is one of the most significant spiritual writers of our day. The author of bestselling books like 'Celebration of Discipline' and 'Life with God', his life is dedicated to helping us live deeply in a superficial world. In this personal...
by Sheridan Voysey on Aug 25, 2015

047 How and When to Share Your Pain with Others

By taking the risky step of sharing your pain with others, surprising community can result. That was the message of my last post and podcast. But there's a time to share your suffering with others and a time not to. Here's how to work out the differe...
by Sheridan Voysey on Jul 21, 2015

046 Your Pain Can Get You Inside this Secret Tribe

There is a Tribe whose members are both hidden and everywhere around you. Initiation to this Tribe comes through suffering, inclusion comes through pain. If you’ve walked through the wilderness and born wounds from it, you’re an initiate. Take th...
by Sheridan Voysey on Jul 14, 2015

This 7th-Century Saint Can Help You Discover Your Gifts

Saint Hilda was a woman ahead of her time. A profound teacher, patron of the arts and spiritual guide to both peasant and king, the story I love most about her is her interaction with a farmhand named Caedmon. As Hilda helps Caedmon test his unexpect...
by Sheridan Voysey on Mar 17, 2015


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