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Scripture The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it. John 1:5 Comment There’s ablaze of sunshine this morning and it seems that suddenly everyone is happy!  A feeling of holidays descends, people talk of bbqs & socialising and there’s an energy that was missing in the so far cold damp summer. God wants to shine...

Scripture He who listens to a life giving rebuke will be at home among the wise.  Proverbs 15:31 Comment Recently as we have all had to move from analog to digital reception for our televisions we have needed to re-tune our TV receiver, some of us more than once!! If we hadn’t bothered soon our screen would have gone blank....

Scripture Then David picked up his shepherd’s staff. He went out to a stream and picked up five smooth stones and put them in his leather bag. 1 Samuel 17:40 CEV When Goliath started forward, David ran towards him. He put a stone in his sling and swung the sling around by its straps. When he let go of one strap,...

Scripture Get the word out. Teach all these things. And don’t let anyone put you down. Teach believers with your life: by word, by demeanour, by love, by faith, by integrity. Stay at your post reading Scripture, giving counsel, teaching. And that special gift of ministry you were given when the leaders of the church laid hands on you and...

Scripture Anyone who meets a testing challenge head-on and manages to stick it out is mighty fortunate.  For such persons loyally in love with God, the reward is life and more life.  James 1:12 MSG Comment Our daughter has sat her final GCSE exam, finished school and now set her body alarm clock to sleep 12am-12pm. When awake she flops...

Scripture For you are my hiding place; you protect me from trouble. You surround me with songs of victory. Interlude The Lord says, “I will guide you along the best pathway for your life. I will advise you and watch over you.” Psalm 32:7-8 (NLT) Comment Both of us have a lot on at the moment. I could do with some help… as could...

Scripture “For the eyes of The Lord range through the earth to strengthen those whose hearts are fully committed to him” 2 Chronicles 16:9 “Suppose one of you had a hundred sheep and lost one. Wouldn?t you leave the ninety-nine in the wilderness and go after the lost one until you found it? When found, you can be sure you...

Scripture “So God created man in his own image, in the image of God he created him; male and female he created them. God blessed them and said to them, ‘Be fruitful and increase in number; fill the earth and subdue it. Rule over the fish of the sea and the birds of the air and over every living creature...

“There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under the heavens.” Ecclesiastes 3:1 NIV Comment Our youngest child recently left home. We?ve become empty nesters! On the plus side the house is so much tidier and the fridge stays fuller for longer. It?s also much quieter. We do miss them, especially at meal times which were great...

Scripture “Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called sons of God.” Matthew 5:9 NIV Comment My mother-in-law is in her last days in this life. In the past, like in many families there have been some unresolved ?issues?, in this case between her and her son. With much encouragement from my wife they have at last talked, forgiven,...