There is something about being in their company. There was food. Decent food too. Drinking. Good drinks too. One person would ask a question and before in no time at all there was a conversational flow. Sometimes autobiographical, sometimes instructional, sometimes humorous, sometimes profound. There was no obligation to speak – it was voluntary. One […]Read More When We Gather … A Few Key Ingredients
One day Jesus left the crowds to pray alone. Only his disciples were with him, and he asked them, “Who do people say I am?” (Luke 9:18) You know what He does. You have heard the reputation of the works that He’s done. But don’t think for a moment that you have him sussed out. He […]Read More Who Is This Guy? (Think About It)
You may not have had this experience for a number of reasons, but look to sympathise with that boy. When it’s time, a number of the boys will go out to play football and it will first be time to pick the sides. Two captains will get to pick one boy each until the sides […]Read More That Boy – Quite The Choice
Early the next morning Jesus went out to an isolated place. The crowds searched everywhere for him, and when they finally found him, they begged him not to leave them. But he replied, “I must preach the Good News of the Kingdom of God in other towns, too, because that is why I was sent.” So he continued […]Read More A Life In Focus
Sovereign Lord, now let your servant die in peace, as you have promised. I have seen your salvation, which you have prepared for all people. He is a light to reveal God to the nations, and he is the glory of your people Israel! (Luke 2:29-32) Some people have been waiting for a long […]Read More Glad I Lived To See This
Ahhh come on man, it’s my favourite question to ask. Why? There could be a reason, there might be a purpose and maybe in getting to know that it will further enlighten our time of receiving what is being given. Where’s this coming from? I was just thinking about Luke’s prologue in his gospel account, […]Read More Why Was It Written?
My firstborn has a main speaking part in a school production. She gets that from her dear paternal influence. As I observe my dear Firstborn get to grips with her role in the context of the overall plot line, I applaud her commitment. She is grappling with that capacity to remember her lines. It has […]Read More Reading the Scripture like It’s a Script