Sunday, 06 March 2016
Baptism is all about God saying, ‘Welcome, welcome home.’ It’s a symbol for the turning back to God that we all have to do, every day.
Saturday, 20 February 2016
The events of Genesis 15 changed history. Here God made with Abram the covenant that leads like an arrow to all Christians today, through the cross of Jesus Christ.
Monday, 29 December 2014
When I was at primary school in East Hull, our deputy head-teacher - Mr Jones - had a sign on the wall of his classroom, which said, ‘School days are the happiest days of your life.’
Sunday, 28 December 2014
The greatest gift of God in Jesus is adoption.
Thursday, 25 December 2014
In this special meal of holy communion, past present and future all meet in this one moment of grace.
Sunday, 21 December 2014
Those angelic words are a rather good summary of the message of Christmas: Glory to God and on earth peace. And if I were forced to distil it even further, I would say the message of Christmas is this: peace on earth.
Thursday, 11 December 2014
Have you ever found something important or valuable, that you didn’t know you had?
Tuesday, 28 November 2006
Never judge others, and never judge yourself: the job of judging belongs to Jesus. He frees us of that terrible responsibility.
Sunday, 30 July 2006
You have to put yourself in situations where, if God doesn’t show up, you’re stuffed. Only then will you learn to rely on God’s power and strength, not your own.
Sunday, 11 June 2006
God cares enough about this world to go through the difficulty of renewing it, instead of taking the easy way out and starting again from scratch. We should care that much as well.