Rely on God

Do you rely on God’s guidance in your life? Psalm 8 For the director of music. According to gittith.  A psalm of David. 1 Lord, our Lord,     how majestic is your name in all the earth! You have set your glory     in the heavens. 2 Through the praise of children and infants     you have established a stronghold against your enemies,[…]

Responding to a Changing World

The world is changing, isn’t it? As I walk down the street we see more and more people from different cultures, in different forms of dress, speaking different languages. We’re increasingly surrounded by very different ways of life and views of the world. And in the last few weeks there‘s been big changes in the[…]

A Severe Mercy

God’s great mercy is often most appreciated in life’s toughest times. A Severe Mercy by Sheldon Vanauken beautifully explores this paradox. This is a powerful, superbly written autobiography. It tells the story of a heart opened, chronicling Vanauken’s life, the loss of a loved one, and all God taught him through that. A severe mercy.[…]

Why Do Christians Sing In Church?

Have you ever noticed that Christians sing in church? If you’ve never really been to church, or if you’ve only been a few times, have you ever wondered why Christians sing? Why is is common for church services to open and close with singing? Singing in church is like a celebration. You’re at a wedding,[…]