- 267,686 hits
- Follow Honest about my faith on WordPress.com
Join 426 other subscribers
Top Posts & Pages
- Prodigal Son Craft Activity
- What does Dope mean?
- Modern Parables
- A Creative Communion Service Inspired by John 8.1-12
- Palm Sunday: What is that all about?
- I am being followed!
- The one about Jeremy Clarkson
- Are we Listening?: A Modern Parable
- Life can feel like a game of Snakes and Ladders, just ask Joseph!
- What do you celebrate when there is nothing to celebrate?
Category Cloudacceptance Being honest about our faith Bible Blessed to be a blessing change christmas Christmas story church creative communication discipleship Everyone is valuable Faith film Following Jesus freedom God is with us God loves us Holy Spirit hope Jesus Learning Life experiences Life in all it's fullness Listening to God Loving one another Prayer Relationship with God Saved by Jesus trust Who am I
Follow me on Instagram
Follow me on TwitterMy Tweets
Tag Archives: listening to God
The One About the Video Tape that Needed to Rewind
While we were on holiday a few years ago, my children watched a film on a video tape and when it had finished they asked to watch it again and so I pressed rewind. After a few seconds they reminded … Continue reading
Our Design or God’s Design?
At church yesterday we gave everyone a panel of card and asked them to colour it in with pens or paint. When we stuck them all together this was the result. People were free to create their own designs, but we … Continue reading
Posted in church, creative communication, discipleship, Faith, Following Jesus, Listening to God, Relationship with God, working together Tagged body of Christ, Church unity, consumerism, creative communication, creative learning, follow Jesus, follow Jesus consistently, follow Jesus wholeheartedly, God is not a vending machine, Jesus is Lord, learning through fun, led by Jesus, listening to God, one body many parts Leave a comment
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
The One About God Doing A New Thing
When God is doing a new thing we need to stop trying to plug the holes in the old thing. We can be so busy holding together the way that we want to do things that we can miss entirely what God … Continue reading
The One About the White Stone
It’s amazing how easily we forget things that are really important! Yesterday, I was given a white stone and it reminded me of something important that had helped and challenged me a few months ago. I have been away at the excellent EBA Ministers … Continue reading
Posted in Bible, Faith, Life experiences, Listening to God, Who am I Tagged are we open to God's leading, encouragement, God has not finished with me yet, God is in the business of recycling, God is in the recycling business, God wants us to grow, I'm me, I'm me who are you, life experiences, listening to God, remembering what God has said, Revealtion 2 17, revelation 2.17, white stone new name, who am I Leave a comment
How do you keep left and then stay in the right hand lane???
So, I was driving through Birmingham during rush hour and things were going quite well until I heard my Sat Nav say ‘Ahead, keep left and then stay in the right hand lane’. Confused by these instructions I looked ahead at … Continue reading
Posted in Being honest about our faith, Faith, God is with us, Holy Spirit, Life experiences Tagged don't let the world squeeze you into it's mould, God guiding us, I'm me who are you, listen to the Spirit, listening to God, romans 12 2, sat nav, satnav, the Spirit will guide us into all truth, who am I Leave a comment
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
Surely he wasn’t worth inviting, or was he?
The father knew that the celebrity was coming to town and so he gathered his 7 oldest (out of his 8 sons) to meet the honoured guest. What does that say about the father’s relationship with his youngest son, David? … Continue reading
You need money
So, I was packing and paying for the shopping in Aldi and my daughter kept saying to me ‘YOU NEED MONEY’. Now, any of you who have shopped at Aldi will know that you have to be focused as the … Continue reading
Are you desperate to talk with Jesus?
Zacchaeus was a rich and influential man, but because he couldn’t see Jesus through the huge crowd and so he climbed a tree. I was reading this again in Luke 19 and it left me wondering how desperate I am to talk with … Continue reading
Posted in Bible, Faith, Listening to God, Prayer Tagged do we understand what prayer is?, listening to God, luke 19, prayer, Zacchaeus Leave a comment