Bindweed in the garden is notoriously hard to get rid of. Left on its own it can kill plants or reduce growth but just cutting off the shoots won't help. The roots go deep and spread. Rather like those negative thoughts we have about ourselves.
If we miss our mothers or never knew them, or if it seems we’ve lost them to a fog of dementia, we can turn to God safe in the knowledge that his love is stronger, that his compassion and forgiveness greater, that he will never forget us.
I struggle with self-esteem. Yet I'm a Christian who's supposed to be beyond all that worldly stuff like slimming, and dying my hair. In this episode we look at what God thinks about us, and how even knowing that it's not always simple to love yourself.