Reflection is where hindsight has the space to become insight, that it may provide foresight for the future.Read more "Mirror, Mirror….."
So, when one has a baby on the way, what else does one do on a public holiday but go to Bunnings to get a bunch of gear to prep the room? So there we were cruising up Old Coast Road and then in a split second something caught my eye. A local school has […]Read more "As seen on a school sign"
So it’s been a matter of hours since the 2016 Baptist pastoral retreat has wound up. Of course it was amazing and I’m sure I am not alone in saying that it served up an enormous amount of food for thought. And for that matter; food for praise. It seems that every conference or retreat […]Read more "‘Why me?’"
The reality of the resurrection redefined the narrative of their lives.
Has the reality of the resurrection redefined your life?Read more "A big reason why I believe in Jesus’ (total) Resurrection."
Hey have you ever watched the Christopher Nolan Batman movies? That’s the 3 part series that came out before the simply atrocious Batman v Superman. (Can I get an amen!?) If you’ve watched the first one ‘Batman Begins’ you’ll know that it obviously retells the story of Bruce Wayne’s childhood including the death of his […]Read more "Why do we fall?"
Why? (‘Shooting the elephant in the room) So there I was, my first ever year at Waratah and I was introduced to the monster called…. ‘carols’. My reaction? Make into an even bigger monster thru the introduction of a ‘family fun zone’. This of course was immediately following the Fete that we did in […]Read more "Site term 1 session 3: Connecting with new families."
Acts 17:1-3 Paul and Silas then traveled through the towns of Amphipolis and Apollonia and came to Thessalonica, where there was a Jewish synagogue. 2 As was Paul’s custom, he went to the synagogue service, and for three Sabbaths in a row he used the Scriptures to reason with the people. 3 He explained the […]Read more "The trees for the Forrest."
The most immediate message for me behind this passage was that God often reveals his love to us in ways we don’t understand. This is because the zenith of God’s love for us is the revelation of his true self. Therefore in his love, he will not let his people get away with false ideas about who he is or what he is here to do.Read more "The rules for a ‘pleasant journey’."
The word ‘DIET’ applies as much spiritually as it does physically.Read more "5 Things that doing ‘lite and easy’ has taught me about the Spritual life that I never expected."
One thing that I have done on just about every round of holidays that I have taken is visiting a different church each Sunday morning. But I’ll always remember a particular holiday for the variety of churches we went to. What follows occurred in February 2015. The first church we went to was a […]Read more "Here I am to Worship."