We have all been given the gift that is life, but do we truly live each day, each week? Pursue everything that brings life and brings others alive. Speak life into people’s lives, speak life into every situation, live life in all it’s fullness. God gives us the gift of life and also brings usContinue reading “Gift of Life”
Just as you led the Magi, using a star, to the place where you wanted them to be, guide us Lord into the situations where you want to use us. Amen.
They say he’s lost his final battle How come I can hear the victory cry The shout’s gone up, the battle’s won He’s moved from dying to life on high He fought the hate with love, not guns He changed himself to change the world He freed himself from a bitter mind And forgave asContinue reading “Nelson Mandela”
The Christian journey is a journey in company. We are not alone in this. None of us find it easy. It’s a struggle, but we are not alone in that struggle. We’re in it together, helping each other and receiving help. Don’t go it alone, you’ll never make it.
Being a Christian is not an easy option for the weak. Being a Christian doesn’t mean you’re protected for the future from pain and the struggles of this life. God doesn’t give the Christian the promise of being carried when things get tough, in fact Jesus promises that if we follow Him we will haveContinue reading “No Easy Options”
To be a Christian, a follower of Christ, you must follow all of His teachings. You cannot chose those you like and reject those that don’t sit well with you. In doing that you are not following Him as the Son of God and Saviour but simply as a good teacher. In reality you haveContinue reading “The Whole Package”
If you are a Christian you are a follower of Christ! If you only follow Him on a Sunday, from time to time or just when it suits you you will soon find you’ve lost Him and to follow Him again will take much searching. If you seek Him you will find Him but itContinue reading “Follow”
If we want to be effective as Christians we need to learn to live, not in the present past but, in the present future!!
Being a Christian is not a one-off decision to put your faith in God, it is a daily decision to pick up your cross and follow wherever he may lead!!
Lord, you have adopted me into your family and called me your child. Please help me to live in that light each day. Amen