I have a Knock Knock joke that doesn’t require a ‘whose there’ answer.
Jesus is standing at the door and knocking … Continue reading “Lent Week 2”
We have started our journey into Lent so this is our first Sunday of a season of self-examination, repentance and prayer. So the set readings which we have today are very apt. They ask us to reflect on falleness, and sin and choice and salvation! Continue reading “Lent Week 1”
In the coming week we will start Lent. This year we are taking the theme of Lament .. what we can learn from the Bible about our experiences of despair and forsakenness in life. I want to explore the possibility that in order to know God and God’s plans we need to go through certain experiences which can be painful and sorrowful. Continue reading “‘there are things that can be seen only with eyes that have cried’”
As you will know I like the idea that life is a journey. I recently engaged with 2 different accounts of a journey along what is known as the Appalachian Trail in America. The Appalachian Trail is a journey of over 2100 miles through various terrain and habitats across America’s eastern seabord. It is a well established route but the 2 accounts of the journey which I encountered were of a completely different type. It made me think about the way we approach life’s journey. Continue reading “A New Year Message”