• The Hermit's Surprising Lesson

    27 February, 2020

    A hermit possesses nothing save solitude and the presence of the Lord. He neither owns his cave nor even his breath. The hermit has exchanged life's bling for the brightness of seeking the Lord. He knows the soul's ache that only finds emptiness in the flesh. The hermit lives his life as a…...[read more]

  • I Can Only Imagine!

    25 February, 2020

    Imagine all the people living in peace... (John Lennon) Imagine all the future when night and war is lost... Imagine the times when time will be no more... Imagine treading life's new ways when seasons no longer roll around... Imagine the refreshment when energy no longer fades and tears…...[read more]

  • The Conquest of Darkness

    22 February, 2020

    It is by God's light I will walk through darkness. (Job 29:13) Many sit in a salutary darkness and ponder: when will the light flick on - I can't even see the light switch? Reach out into the darkness and put your hand into the hand of He who stills the storms. In the darkness choose…...[read more]

  • Turning the spotlight on prayer!#

    20 February, 2020

    There is such a thing as a retreat, a going backwards in religion after making a fine profession of faith. Jesus got this right: Watch and pray, that ye enter not into temptation: the spirit indeed is willing, but the flesh is weak. (Matthew 26:41) The Christian faith becomes precariously…...[read more]

  • I Cannot Be Of Any Use!#

    18 February, 2020

    "I cannot be of any use," says one. "I cannot talk in meetings. I cannot pray in public. I have no gift for visiting the sick. There is nothing I can do for Christ." Well, if Christian service were all talking and praying in meetings, and visiting the sick it would be…...[read more]

  • The Amazing Meaning of Life

    15 February, 2020

    "It took God six days to create the Heavens and the Earth, and Monty Python just 90 minutes to mess it up." ~ anon The year was 1983. With an eruption of comedic foolishness the Monty Python troupe created a cult film - The Meaning of Life. Somehow in the making of this film the meaning…...[read more]