Therefore I will…..

On Saturday, I had the immense privilege of attending, via youtube, the Commissioning of the cadets in the Messengers of the Kingdom session at William Booth College.  They have been in training for two years and are now being sent out as Lieutenants to their new…

He watches over you….

The week before last, we looked at the chorus, ‘Turn your eyes upon Jesus’ and we talked about keeping our eyes fixed on Jesus who is the author and perfecter of our faith.   This week, I want us to consider that God is keeping his…

Turn your eyes upon Jesus….

This week, I have had a chorus running through my mind, over and over and so have come to the conclusion that it must be because it’s what I’m supposed to talk to you about this week. Turn your eyes upon Jesus Look full in…

If my people…….

Last week we focused on praise and shared points of praise with each other.  How did it go?  Did you notice any change in your mood or your attitude as you praised God for the good things even in the middle of the bad ones?   This week,…

Praise Him in the Storm

I know that we are facing such difficult times.  One glimpse at the news will depress even the happiest of souls at the moment.  If the constant bad news about the virus and the economy weren’t enough, there are now protests around the world condemning the racism…

I want more..Infinitely more!

I wonder what you would have said if I had told you at Christmas that within a couple of months, we would be only able to contact each other by phone and would not only have to celebrate Easter together by letter but also would…

Ascension – yet another new normal!

Bible Passages: Acts 1: 9-11 This week’s bible passage follows straight on from the one we read last week where Jesus promises that he will send the Holy Spirit.   Jesus has been telling them for a while that he would be going away but I’m…

God is not on lockdown!

I don’t know whether you have come across the comparison between what we are experiencing right now and the exile of the Israelites?  I have certainly seen it on a few facebook posts and blogs and the like suggesting we in a similar situation and in…

Fruitfulness in Lockdown!

Last week, we looked at the passage about the houses built on rock and on sand and spoke about our lives being built on listening to and acting on the words of Jesus.  How has that gone for you this week?  Have you been able to see…

How’s your house faring?

I write this on a sunny morning, grateful that the rain of yesterday has now stopped and everything looks brighter again.  I wonder how you did on your gratitude daily lists I suggested last week?  Confession time here (I know we don’t do confession in the Salvation…