Who Was In the Manger On That First Christmas Morning?

Excerpted from The Case for Christmas by Lee Strobel, copyright Lee Strobel. The Chicago Tribune newsroom was eerily quiet on the day before Christmas. As I sat at my desk with little to do, my mind kept wandering back to a family I had encountered a month earlier while I was working on a series…

The Lion Tamer

1 Peter 5:8 “Be alert and of sober mind. Your enemy the devil prowls around like a roaring lion looking for someone to devour.” Our enemy, the devil, roams around like a roaring lion! Every day he’s seeking to devour us! To stop us in our walk with God. Lions are big and very dangerous, but can be…

An Egg, A Carrot & Some Coffee

Matthew 8:18-27 Leading up to the account of this storm we read that Jesus had spent 40 days in the wilderness and then started to preach, and had called His first disciples. Crowds were following Him everywhere, He was healing people and setting them free from all sorts of things and news about Him was…

Shut the Door!

Here I sit, at the doorway to another year, 365 days, 52 weeks,12 months. It seems a long time ahead, but it goes by so quickly. Thinking about the past year, I realise just how quick! So much happened in 2017. I changed as a person…or perhaps I should say, I found the real me,…

Don’t Rub It In……Rub It Out!

Easter weekend holds so much special meaning to me as a Christian; without Easter I wouldn’t have the new life I found over 30 years ago! Easter is a time for both remembrance and celebration. On Good Friday we remembered the ultimate sacrifice made by Jesus. The Son of God was the only person who could make…

Ignore the Shoulds. Do something you love. – Slow Your Home

  This is just a short piece of writing, but it reflects how I feel. We make so many unimportant things “important” in our lives that we miss the really important stuff!   Ignore the Shoulds. Do something you love. – Slow Your Home.