Food for thought and soul including observations and reflective opinion pieces on current issues.
Jesus came into a season of waiting. Is this Christmas such a season for you?
Mixed with the blood, sweat and tears of life, are droplets of joy. God has something for you in this season.
Many people find church a hard part of their walk with Christ whether because of hurts, time commitments, circumstances or because they sense hypocrisy.
'If you do all this to save one penguin, how much more will the Father not do for you?’
Up until that moment it had been stories. Most of them good stories with heroes, action-a-plenty, miracles and happy endings.
We might hear people say, ‘God called me to …’ or ‘God showed me that I needed to …’. But what does it actually mean to ‘hear’ God in this way?
Is God tugging you to church?
For my part in the pageantry, I had a tea party with a gaggle of girls and one Mr Barratt, who claimed he was there for the ‘military regalia’.
We need to value each opportunity to spend time with our children, particularly as we become sideshows to the main attractions of their increasingly separate lives.