Refugees Or Migrants?

At various times, and in certain circumstances, the idea of the Holy Family being refugees is claimed. This status is only speculation. The story is found only in Matthew 2:11-23.
The story has 3 parts: 1. The departure in to Egypt; 2. Death of the baby boys; 3. Taking the family to Israel. Read more…

Soft and Hard

Poimen [Greek “Shepherd”] (Egyptian monk 340-450BC) said, “Water is naturally soft and stone is naturally hard. But let water drip continuously on a stone and it will erode. The word of God works the same way. It is soft and our hearts are hard, but if we hear the word of God frequently, it will open our hearts to reverence.” Read more…

O To Be Like Thee

He Was Heard

“During his life on earth, Jesus prayed to God, who could save him from death. He prayed and pleaded with loud crying and tears, and he was heard because of his devotion to God” (Hebrews 5:7 God’s Word©). Read more…

Five-fold Okay

There are people who live oblivious to the sins of the flesh and our constant need for the Saviour in our lives. Read more…

Gratitude

Trinkets or Tribute

God will not give us trinkets. God will not give us stuff that rusts, that moths eat and thieves steal (Matthew 6:19-20). Read more…

Pilate as a Person

It seems to me that we give credence to ideas simply because we have heard it so many times we assume it to be true. Western culture has made us lazy thinkers. Fake news is swallowed like a careful scientific study, peer-reviewed! Read more…

Thursday Without the Maundy

With the CORVID-19 pandemic restrictions and isolation there was no Maundy Thursday worship service to attend. Read more…

Pandemic Love

Every encounter these days includes COVID-19. Read more…