• Samantha's Lesson!

    28 August, 2014

    Soul Snack 165/14 ... Four year olds hold a faith-sealed wisdom reaching well beyond the passage time. Below, pre-school Samantha offers a sober lesson to all those older, wiser and certainly more learned. A very recent true story from her faith-filled mom: Samantha has been a bit scared to be…...[read more]

  • Seeking Kristina?

    27 August, 2014

    Soul Snack 164/14 ... I am caught between Northern Iraq and Moldova; a western Christian's no-man's land of impotence and self-questioning. Sitting in my heated office, rain belting my window pane, I dwell in civilised luxury. But my ruminations now are at best hollow, a chasing after the…...[read more]

  • Probing Peace Again

    26 August, 2014

    Soul Snack 163/14 ... Little peace drips from the bonds of riches. Wealth is by no means sinful, it is not wrong. Prosperity is a gift from a father to a son, an inheritance that survives to unknown generations. Riches are as morally neutral as milk is white. But the threat of money is in its…...[read more]

  • Probing Peace

    25 August, 2014

    Soul Snack 162/14 ... Peace drips from the font of riches. Dollars anoint the fluctuations of the soul; they salve the sores of the spirit. Cash is a panacea to the cashless, and lubrication for the cashed-up. It is the satisfaction to all desires and needs. Wealth is the foyer to tranquillity. The…...[read more]

  • The Road to Heaven

    24 August, 2014

    Soul Snack 161/14 ... Too frequently life is understood backwards. The correct path is often found when mistakes are seen, after the wrong lane is proved to be a dead-end. But there is a far more painless way. Contained within the Word of God is a lifetime's mapping - the navigation from heaven…...[read more]

  • Kissing Peace

    21 August, 2014

    Soul Snack 160/14 ... Would you want God to say this to you? To a recalcitrant nation He pleaded: If only you had paid attention to my commands, your peace would have been like a river, your well-being like the waves of the sea. (Isaiah 48:17) I do not want Him to repeat this within my hearing. My…...[read more]