Monthly Archives: February 2015

Why are we so obsessed with numbers?

This week we are running a FISH (Food In School Holidays) project to provide a hot meal for the families of children who would have had a free school meal if they were at school. We have a fantastic group of … Continue reading

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Coping in the Chaos

Do you ever feel overwhelmed? I’m a pretty relaxed and chilled out person but according to my wife I was up at 3 on Sunday morning looking for a rota for a project we are running this week. I kind … Continue reading

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The one with the space rocket

So, the story starts at a school gate where a mum was holding a junk model rocket that her son had made. We were talking about the things our kids bring home from school and how we have to make … Continue reading

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50 shades of Grey and why its popularity confuses me

I have some amazing friends (yes, I really do have friends) who are looking forward to going to the cinema this weekend. Comments from my friends on social media who are going so far have all come from women who have … Continue reading

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If you need Renewing, Refreshing and Recharging then Read on

Do you ever feel tired and drained by life? I have been feeling more tired than usual recently and I woke up this morning with these words in my head: The faithful love of the Lord never ends! His mercies … Continue reading

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Peace at last?

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Some of these pictures look more peaceful than others, but in which of them is the peace of God found? The Bible says that ‘God’s peace exceeds anything we can understand’ (Philippians 4.7)…

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How did God create light?

I had a group of 7 year olds in the church recently. They had come to see our baptistry and to hear why we baptize believers. After we had finished talking about that they were allowed to ask questions and … Continue reading

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A bully called Goliath – A story written by a 5 year old

This morning, my daughter wrote a story about David & Goliath and here it is: Once upon a time there was a boy called David. One day he went to see his brothers and when he got there was a big, … Continue reading

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Time to slow down? You’re not superman you know!

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These are my three best girls on the shores of Loch Rannoch in Perthshire. We were on holiday and they were resting. You would think that resting on a beach is pretty unproductive (although…

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I do believe, but help me overcome my unbelief!

So, Jesus took three of his twelve closest disciples up a high mountain. How did his other disciples feel? Were they sad to be left behind or relieved that they didn’t have to climb the high mountain? Whatever their feelings at … Continue reading

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