Author Archive for Nicole Querido

Nicole Querido is a single mother of two, residing in the suburbs of Toronto, Canada, with her fourteen-year-old daughter and twelve-year-old son. Nicole is a writer and teacher who seeks to live a life of surrender to God, whose redeeming power and love has transformed her life. Nicole is a woman, who has known the depravity and hopelessness of living without God, but in coming to know Christ in her thirties, Nicole’s life story became a testimony of His amazing grace. Nicole’s heart’s desire is to use her passion for the Lord and her gift of writing to share the hope of Christ with women around the world. Nicole Querido writes about her daily journey with Christ in her blog Redeemed and Esteemed.


Ice Crystals on old Treesb along Dirt Road

Oh weary and worn out Soul, fall into the loving arms of Jesus. Like a child reaching for the hand of her father, lift up your shaking and fearful hand to God.  Oh precious child, just believe.  Look up to…

The Perfect Gift


“You did not choose me, but I chose you and appointed you to go and bear fruit,  fruit that will last.” John 15:16 As Christmas approaches, the stores are filled with shoppers searching for those special gifts to give to…

The Longing of My Heart

Nic's Tree

“Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever.” Hebrews 13:8 When I drive through the farmlands of Ontario as I travel north out of the city, my heart is always stirred.  I grew up in the city and…