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Are you looking for Hope? Try Romans 15.13
If you turn on a tap, you expect water. If you pour from a carton of juice then you expect juice. When you ask God to pour something into your life, what do you expect? According to Romans 15.13, God … Continue reading
Psalm 62: Giving our Stress and Worries to God Video Resource
Are you worried and stressed? If so, Psalm 62 is for you. In the Psalm, David pours out his heart, describing how he was barely hanging on and that he felt like a broken fence. As well as expressing his … Continue reading
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Shall we be Friends (Part 2)
If you missed it, you can quickly read the first part of this short parable here. Bill sat in his hotel room feeling lousy. He hadn’t talked to Pete for 3 years and life just wasn’t the same any more. … Continue reading
Posted in Bible, discipleship, Faith, Following Jesus, Prayer, Relationship with God Tagged believe the Bible, bible, Christianity is about a relationship not a religion, do we know what the Bible says?, God speaks through the Bible, God wants to talk with us, how to read the Bible, investing in our relationship with God, jesus taught in parables, parables, relationship with God, talk with God, talk with Jesus 1 Comment
You don’t want to read that!
I was talking with a Minister recently who was preparing a Sermon on a very well known passage from the gospel of Luke. They mentioned they were reading a commentary for background information and my instinctive reaction was to say ‘you … Continue reading
Posted in Bible, church, discipleship, Faith, Life experiences Tagged bible, how to read the Bible, life experiences, lost coin, luke 15 4 Comments
I don’t remember reading this bit before
On Good Friday, some of us gathered to read through the Bible account of the days and hours leading up to and including Jesus’ death. We read a section together, paused to reflect on what we had read and then … Continue reading
God’s Unfailing Love
I’ve been reading the Psalms and I’ve noticed how frequently ‘God’s unfailing love’ is mentioned’ In contrast to this, we live in a culture where things are disposable and where very little is built to last. Is the idea of … Continue reading
Posted in acceptance, Bible, Faith, God loves us Tagged bible, God loves us, God's unfailing love, psalm 143 8, psalm 34, unconditional love of God, unfailing love 1 Comment
The One About Fog Lights
A few nights ago, I drove into some fog and I then began to wonder how to turn on my fog lights. In that moment, I remembered that when we bought our car a few months ago that the salesperson showed … Continue reading
Pardon? Or The One Where I Couldn’t Hear Very Well
I recently went to a local hustings event where prospective parliamentary candidates gave their views on a range of topics. I was looking forward to hearing what they said on a variety of issues but unfortunately I couldn’t hear very well. This was … Continue reading
Posted in Bible, Faith, Life experiences, Listening to God, politics Tagged bible, God speaks through the Bible, he that has ears to hear let him hear, he who has ears to hear, hustings, listen even when you expect to disagree, listening shows you value someone, listening to God, listening well Leave a comment
Would you eat this?
My daughter made me this and I’m sure that you will agree that it looks great. She had put so much effort in to presentation and even added sprinkles, but I couldn’t eat it because it was made out of play … Continue reading
Posted in Bible, church, discipleship, Faith, Life experiences Tagged 1 timothy 2.11 explained, bible, feeding on the word, hebrews 5.11-14, how to read the Bible, Matthew 4.4, maturity in faith, people do not live by bread alone, read the Bible, you need milk but you cannot eat solid food Leave a comment
So, was it world book day or world dressing up day yesterday?
So, yesterday was World Book Day, or should it be called world dressing up day? The majority of costumes I saw at our local school were for film, rather than book characters. The children had fun dressing up, but I … Continue reading