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The difference between Calling and Capability
Often people talk about what God is calling them to do and I guess the phrase comes from the time when Jesus called his first disciples to ‘come and follow him’. Churches often look to appoint people to positions of responsibility and … Continue reading
The God Who Opens Doors
God says, ‘I have opened a door for you that no one can close’ (Revelation 3.8). It is so encouraging to be reminded that God is all powerful and that he can open doors and surprise us as he opens things … Continue reading
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Prepare New Cartridge?
So, we bought a new all singing and all dancing* printer copier for the church. The sales blurb told us that the high-capacity toner cartridges would produce 3000 copies and so I was surprised to get a warning to ‘prepare … Continue reading
The One Where I Felt Hopeless
This is a picture that was posted at the bottom of my blog yesterday and looking at it didn’t make me feel too good! When you write a post on WordPress, it analyzes your article and tries to suggest related … Continue reading
You Don’t Have To Be Amazing!
So, Jesus came down a mountain and found his disciples unable to heal a boy and so he dealt with what was happening spiritually and soon the boy was well again. When the disciples asked him why they hadn’t been able … Continue reading
Posted in Bible, change, Faith, Following Jesus, freedom, Jesus, Life in all it's fullness, Listening to God, restoration, trust Tagged 2 corinthians 12 9, faith as small as a mustard seed, god's power is made perfect in weakness, matthew 17, partnering with God, power made perfect in weakness, rely on God, you don't have to cope 1 Comment
The parable of the undefeated wrestler
There once was a wrestler who was undefeated. He wasn’t the best, the strongest or the fastest but he never backed down and he had the scars to prove it. His nose was no longer straight, his face was bruised … Continue reading
Posted in creative communication, Faith, God is powerful, God is with us, God loves us, Power of God, Relationship with God, trust Tagged God gives power to the weak, God is all powerful, God is powerful, god's power is made perfect in weakness, life is not just about coping, modern parable, parables, partnering with God, power made perfect in weakness, tag team, wresting, you don't have to cope 4 Comments
Why it’s normal to be weak and strong
I am a really determined optimistic person and I am also a naturally impatient person who can easily overdo it. Do you see the link between my strengths and weaknesses? We can easily celebrate someone’s strengths as being good and treat … Continue reading