I need to make a declaration right at the outset, for the purposes of transparency. If there were an official register of bloggers’ personal interests, I would be duty bound to make an entry. So here we go: I’m an unmarried man. There, I’ve said it. Not an easy thing to admit to as a Christian in your… Continue
“Though you have not seen him, you love him; and even though you do not see him now, you believe in him and are filled with an inexpressible and glorious joy.” (1 Peter 1:8)
Over this coming week, many of us will be singing carols. In our churches, on the street, at a child’s nativity play,… Continue
Browsing online for Christmas presents recently, I came across a book called ‘Decluttering: A 15 Minute Guide to Reclaim Your Home, Your Mind and Your Life.’ Intrigued by the title, I used that useful Amazon tool to take a ‘Look inside’ (the book that is, not my home, mind and life). The title … Continue
That Jesus had to tell this parable is quite revealing. He knew that his disciples would face this very temptation. The temptation to not always pray, but instead to give up.
We can find plenty… Continue
I must stop shopping when I’m hungry. I keep throwing out food that’s past its sell-by date. Being unmarried, those three for two offers don’t help of course. As I head out to the supermarket, I don’t even plan on buying one ready meal, but come home with three. Throwing away spoilt food is so frustrating,… Continue
What do you do when you come across a difficult passage or verse in the Bible? We have a wealth of resources available to us. Resources like Study Bible notes, commentaries, online sermons, concordances,… Continue