Tag Archives: I am with you always

The One About Two Donkeys and Some Soil

So Naaman had come to Israel and he had been healed by God. But before he went home, he asked for some soil (as much as two of his donkeys could carry). What was that all about? All this happened a … Continue reading

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Will we save a seat for Jesus?

I was at a meeting of the Eastern Baptist Association council yesterday and as I set the tables up, I included a chair in the middle to remind us that Jesus was with us. Jesus said: ‘Where two or three gather … Continue reading

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He’s On Every Page Even If You Can’t See Him

Wally (or Waldo to our American & Canadian friends) wears bright clothing with red and white stripes but he can still be very hard to spot on the page of a ‘Where’s Wally’ book. Try this beach picture, can you … Continue reading

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The One About the Phone Call

So, my phone rang and it was my son. Although it was great to hear his voice, I had to ask why he was calling me from upstairs. Apparently, he thought I had gone out with Tracey and the girls and so … Continue reading

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The One About The Lost Phone

So, I was driving to a meeting when I had that moment of absolute horror that I expect that many of you have experienced. Yes, I realized that I didn’t have my phone. I began to think about when I last … Continue reading

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The One About Giving Up Too Easily

It was raining and it was cold and my children were asking to go home. We had been searching in the hedge for several minutes and we couldn’t find the geocache that we were looking for. The hedge had been cut … Continue reading

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I am being followed!

I am being followed by someone and I can’t shake them off. Wherever I go, they are there and although I can’t always see them when I look hard enough I can find them. I feel like I can’t escape from this person. … Continue reading

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But we only just got here

Would you go on a really long journey just to see one person for a few minutes and then turn around and come back? Jesus did. Jesus and his disciples crossed a lake and as soon as Jesus stepped out of the boat a … Continue reading

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The one about the Driving Instructor

So, I was running late (nothing new there) and as I drove along (you didn’t think I was really running did you?) a car pulled out of a road up ahead and my heart sank when I saw that it … Continue reading

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You have got one of those already

We have a fire door at the church that is very draughty and so we asked someone to  quote for a new door. (Okay, this isn’t the best opening line you have ever read but stick with it. Fairly soon … Continue reading

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