The Mercy of God

If you’re a Christian you know by experience that God is merciful.  Moses when he asked to see God’s glory revealed, the LORD revealed Himself not in power (which Moses had seen) but He revealed Himself with a declaration. He is a God rich in mercy,...

True Today

In such times as we have been experiencing, the world as we have known it has been transformed. All life was affected when suddenly, along with most of the rest of the world, we had to change our ways radically to protect and save ourselves and others from a...

Peace Beyond Understanding

We live through an age where there is more self-help advice available than you can throw a thousand sticks at. I don’t think there can be many topics concerning lived life for which advice regarding how to make it better is not available. The basic premise is if you...

Breathing Space

I don’t know about you, but for me the pandemic has been quite an unusual experience. My job is well suited to working from home, and things have been really quite busy – work carried on at full steam (a bit more than normal actually as other colleagues had to drop...

A Lockdown Reflection

Many have said Church is not the same, and while online efforts have been essential to the ministry of the gospel, we miss so much the fellowship and worship with our brothers and sisters. During the many sermon messages given over these months, a message of God’s...

Craning to Compare

“But that’s not fair, Ezra’s biscuit is bigger than mine” And there it was, at four years of age my son was already well versed in his demand for comparative equality. His portion was not as big as his brother’s and this was surely not fair. Somehow, somewhere, he...

Where do you find satisfaction?

I’ve realised recently I am guilty of liking click bate, especially “News” items, over the last few weeks I’ve been fascinated with the libel trial of Johnny Depp and his relationship with his ex-wife Amber Heard. Both of them are wealthy, famous, rich and would be...

Transform

How does a hardy, Galilean, son of a fisherman go on to become the stand out leader of an emerging Jewish sect, called “The Way”? How does one, who, not so much as getting tongue twisted, tends to get both feet in his mouth, stand up in front of a crowd of thousands...