• Christmas from the New Testament

    19 December, 2014

    A Wild & Divisive Babe Introduction Jesus is not simply a babe in a virgin's arms, a curiosity to shepherds or an adventure for wise men; He is the regent of heaven. Jesus needs to be liberated from the manger and lifted from the hay. Christmas is to be freed from smelly stables,…...[read more]

  • A Festival for Me?

    18 December, 2014

    Soul Snack 243/14 ... Christmas is Omnipotence wrapped in the bonds of my own fragile humanity. ~ Brennan Manning The enormity of this gift formulated in eternity defies all apprehension. It will always elude the greatest minds but maybe not the weakest souls. A vacancy in heaven, and a manger…...[read more]

  • Interrupted by Grace

    17 December, 2014

    Soul Snack 242/14 ... Inhospitable places to humans are the richest soils of eternity. Jesus was born in a stable and John the Baptist was groomed in the desert. Into a contemporary religious wasteland (the arid faith of the Pharisees) an infant was born. He would birth a new faith, one with the…...[read more]

  • The Returning Star#

    16 December, 2014

    Soul Snack 241/14 ... 2,000 years after the Babe of Bethlehem was hunted by King Herod and wiser men by pursuing a star, the “Star of David" appeared yet again. In 1948 the Star of David marked another birth, as the national flag of the newly birthed nation of Israel! It represents the…...[read more]

  • Interrupted by Terror

    15 December, 2014

    Soul Snack 240/14 ... A blue chopper buzzed 'too low' in now protected airspace, shoppers scattered like sheep and the police swarmed - terror had interrupted Christmas in Sydney. That smallest continent, affectionately nick-named 'down-unda' (and the home to SoulSupply) -…...[read more]

  • A Middle-Eastern Lesson#

    14 December, 2014

    Soul Snack 239/14 ... From a far distant yesterday the middle-east has been known for its religious zeal. Surely it was foreigners, alien men from the mid-east (likely Babylonians) who were the first to seek the infant Jesus? At His birth Jesus' own people found no place in either their hotels…...[read more]