Sharma Taylor

Press Service International

Sharma Taylor is a corporate attorney with a Doctor of Philosophy Degree in Law from Victoria University of Wellington in New Zealand. She won the 2017 Basil Sellers International Young Writers prize in the Press Service International young writer program, the 2019 Tronson Award (International) and the 2021 Basil Sellers award for International Senior Writers. Every day, she loves experiencing the beautiful surprises that God has stored up for her and longs to keep cultivating a servant-heart.

  • The reason you shouldn’t fear Covid-19 (or anything else for that matter) Part 2

    In Part 1 under this heading I left the story at the point where Mary seemed to accuse Jesus that had he not delayed getting there, Lazarus might not have died.

  • The reason you shouldn’t fear Covid-19 (or anything else for that matter) Part 1

    Are you ready for the profound reason you shouldn’t be afraid of covid-19?

  • Abortion: Some Points for a Christian to Consider

    The issue of abortion is a thorny one. Passions run high on both sides of the debate. The tensions underscoring this issue continue to make the morality and legality of abortion a matter of fervent national and global debate.

  • Lessons from a blown tyre and a gym towel

    Do you ever question God’s timing?

  • How are you in bumpy weather?

    I spend a lot of time locked inside a cylindrical container that hurtles through the air for hours.

  • Monday's...let's look at this

    Hate your job? Okay. Maybe "hate" is a strong word.

  • Just When You Think You’re Safe…

    I wasn’t looking forward to the flight back to Barbados from Jamaica. Although I travel frequently, I’m a nervous flyer. Being 39,000 feet up in the air, locked inside something I can’t get out of triggers my claustrophobia. I hate the turbulence and the possibility something could go wrong during take-off and landing. I get anxious every time I travel. Though air travel is statistically safe, the chances of surviving an actual crash is near nil. My fear on this trip was no different.

  • When in a storm, sleep (Part 2 of 2)

    Last time, I started looking at some lessons from a storm.  This article contains my remaining points. I’ll pick up where I left off.

  • When in a storm, sleep (Part 1 of 2)

    You’ve been there at some point in your life. Or maybe you are there right now. The storm experience.That tricky or difficult season in your life. You may be having severe difficulties and opposition at work from your colleagues or boss. It may be a health challenge, or coping with a sick loved one.

  • Believing

    Three times in the New Testament we are told that "Abraham believed God" (see: Galatians 3 verse 6; Romans 4 verse 3 and James 2 verse 23). The phrase "Abraham believed God" is taken from a passage in the Old Testament which is found at Genesis 15 verse 6.