• Adoption VS Slavery - 18 Differences

    2 April, 2020

    For you did not receive the spirit of slavery to fall back into fear, but you have received the Spirit of adoption as sons, by whom we cry, “Abba! Father!” (Romans 8:15) Each Christian believer has received the Spirit of adoption, and is released from the spirit of slavery. It is always…...[read more]

  • The World Awaits You

    31 March, 2020

    The world awaits you, it is to each man his oyster. When an irritant enters an oyster's shell its natural reaction is to cover the speck and protect itself. It is then a pearl can grow. The pearl, that aspirational product of oyster shells only grows through persistent and minute irritation. It…...[read more]

  • The Tenant & The Visitor ~ A Parable

    28 March, 2020

    Trial is not only to approve, but improve. ~ Thomas Manton An elderly man continued to struggle and stumble until he topped the steep, square stairwell. To his right was a shaded light, and to his left fluttered a moth. In these hands he held folders, old suspension files he had just lifted from…...[read more]

  • Bucket-loads of Humility is Good.

    26 March, 2020

    My tomorrow is not safe from my proud decisions today. It is in my best interests to have learned this yesterday. Esau gave no such consideration to his future when he exchanged a morsel for his birthright. Cain's impulsive and murderous jealousy of Abel made matters ever worse. The Lord…...[read more]

  • COVID-19 & an Archbishop's Mind#

    24 March, 2020

    “Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice!” (Philippians 4:4) If we were to shout the words of this verse to our society at the moment, surely they would think we were crazy? In the face of such overwhelming information on the spread of COVID-19, we may ourselves feel…...[read more]

  • Sighs, Groans & Prayers#

    22 March, 2020

    Sometimes we are at our wit’s end. Sometimes circumstances seem so overwhelming that prayer gets pushed aside. Those very times we need to pray most are the times we are incredibly distracted. We don’t have the time, the energy, the wit or wisdom to frame the words that might constitute…...[read more]