A week ago I got introduced to the reality of socialising in a Coronavirus era. Our Bible Study group started using Zoom for our weekly meetings. I’ve done one or two video chats on Google Hangouts and WhatsApp but suddenly being confronted with the realisation that this was now the norm for human interaction was a shock. Look, anyone who knows me will tell you … Continue reading And Yet….
“I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.”John 16:33 NIV https://john.bible/john-16-33 I have received many gifts in my life. Money, clothes, a family, many good things. I have gained joy from so many of these but I have overlooked perhaps some of the most … Continue reading Blessings of Tears
If I was to measure all my weaknesses and struggles in light of what drew me to Christ and strengthened my intimacy with Him then would my assessment be different? Continue reading Cracking the Nut
As a father and as a man living with chronic depression I find life difficult at times. The idea of grace is one I struggle with particularly. How does a perfect and holy God deal with a broken and dysfunctional human being like me? He can’t overlook imperfection as that would mean His purity is arbitrary and not actually part of His nature. So, what … Continue reading In the Middle of Us