Faith comes by hearing 7

2015-05.2 Psalm 46:10 Tuesday, February 3, 2015 Making space Can’t find what you need? Help is at hand, but some of us are more willing to ask than others. Psalm 46:10a“Be still and know that I am God.” KING SAUL, the first king of the Israelites, who demonstrated for us yesterday the folly of forcing…

Our gifts to a king 4

2015-01.4 John 4:22-23 Thursday, December 8, 2015 Frankincense – Jesus wants our worship     The Adoration of the Magi, on a panel in Budapest, circa 1410, by the Master of the Vienna Adoration  John 4: 22-23You Samaritans worship what you do not know; we worship what we do know, for salvation is from the Jews.Yet a…

Securing Walls and Gates 4

2013-47.4 Nehemiah 2:4-13 Thursday, November 21, 2013 Risk analysis and permissions in a spiritual context ONE OF the not-so-fun things about organising a community event that takes church ‘outside the walls’ and into the public domain, is that someone from the council will want to talk about permissions and see a statement of the risk…

Being a disciple 6: Transformed Influence

2013-39.6 Philippians 2:3-11 Saturday, September 28, 2013 Lead the way that Jesus led JESUS had a worldview and He revealed it in the way He lived. It was a way of thinking, and His leadership was essentially a way of thinking. Philippians 2:5Your attitude should be the same as that of Christ Jesus. The word…

Follow Jesus as Lord

Follow Jesus as Lord Tuesday, August 13, 2013  
Galatians 5:22 (NIV) But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, forbearance, kindness, goodness, faithfulness,  gentleness and self-control. Against such things there is no law. How do you relate to your rescuer? Imagine you are swimming in the sea and you get severe cramp –…