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An Eternal Perspective

Ascension Day marks an important change in perspective: Jesus who lived and walked among us, preaching, teaching, healing the sick, restoring dignity to the vulnerable, challenging the oppressor, and even raising the dead to new life, is taken up to heaven in glory. This we know.  This we believe.  This we […]

Choose Life

One of the driving forces of human nature is competition. I simply have to watch my children squabbling over their test scores without any regard for their differences in grade or ability to see what an early age we start ingraining the need to outdo one another into our thoughts […]

The Promises of Parenthood

In Ephesians 3:14-21 we see that the family – as an ideal – is an expression of God’s great love for us, and a means by which we grow in the knowledge and understanding and experience of how wide and long and deep and high that love is. As God […]

A Passionate Prayer

An opening prayer for a Wedding ceremony Let us pray: Praise be to You O Passion-maker: You made us to crave the company of another when a thousand technicolour stars shoot in every cell of our bodies as eyes meet and hearts beat and we are left a little breathless at […]

Christ in control

A Meditation on Colossians 1:15-20 for Cosmos Sunday Imagine for a moment that you have bucket-loads of money and not only the car of your dreams in your driveway but also an expert driver to go along with it – an ex-formula 1 champion with an impeccable safety record and […]

In the beginning

A Message for Confirmands based on John 1 and Genesis 1: 15 September 2013 In the beginning … In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.  He was with God in the beginning. In the beginning … In the beginning God […]