Category: Living

May 4, 2020 / Living

To quote a film from the ’80s, “life moves pretty fast, if you don’t stop and look around once in a while, you might miss it.” I feel like that a lot. Even in the midst of a global lockdown. Life is still full, fast…

May 1, 2020 / Living

I never thought of God as an irresponsible parent. Sometimes I’ve thought He was cold or indifferent or distant. I’ve thought of Him as cruel on occasion, perhaps random and mean but never irresponsible. But maybe I should reconsider? You see, in the beginning, God…

May 1, 2020 / Living

It always amazes me the things that I don’t pray about. When life is spiralling into crisis, then I’m all up for praying. I pray when someone else has a problem. I pray when I see a crisis in the world. When I’m with people…

May 1, 2020 / Living

I’ve started reading through Matthew’s account of Jesus’ life recently and as I was reading a phrase jumped from the text. It’s from the early part of Matthew’s narrative where he’s describing the wise men from the east coming to find Jesus after His birth.…

April 30, 2020 / Living

There was more left over…. In John 6 we can read about the Jesus feeding a crowd of 5,000 men with 5 barley loaves and 2 fish.  It’s a well known story for any of us who grew up in church.  I remember hearing it…