Category Archive: Jesus Christ

Seeing Jesus

John 12 is a curious passage that I have struggled with this week. It begins simply, but then leads us into deeper things. There are some Greeks in town, probably converts to the… Continue reading

Feed My Sheep

John 21: 1-19: ‘Afterward Jesus appeared again to his disciples, by the Sea of Galilee. It happened this way:2 Simon Peter, Thomas (also known as Didymus), Nathanael from Cana in Galilee, the sons of Zebedee, and two other disciples were together. 3 “I’m… Continue reading

Lord of the Battlefield

It is always sad to see football teams and their coaches fighting against each other. We saw it with Port Power and John Cahill, and then Mark Williams… I’m beginning to see a… Continue reading

Buying Back What Was His

Billy Graham’s wife Ruth grew up as the daughter of a medical missionary in China. One day, a servant took the father aside, and asked him how such a lovely family could have… Continue reading

Eternal Life

A few years ago on BBC Radio, Malcolm Muggeridge interviewed the great humourist P.G. Wodehouse, creator of Bertie Wooster and other memorable characters. Wodehouse spoke at length about his life, but the interview… Continue reading

Honourable Truth

Matthew 22: 15-22: 15 Then the Pharisees went out and laid plans to trap him in his words. 16 They sent their disciples to him along with the Herodians. “Teacher,” they said, “we know that you are… Continue reading

Letting The Force Use Us

I recall vividly a day three years ago when we drove into New York. Coming in on Freeway 80 we felt fairly confident of survival. As traffic slowed down to a crawl because… Continue reading

Waiting

Waiting is such a difficult pastime.   Young people can’t wait to grow up. They can’t wait for the school holidays, or for Christmas day. Others can’t wait for pay-day, or holidays, or… Continue reading

Things Are Getting Worse…

It is a fact of life that often things have to get worse before they get better. I had a friend with a bad knee, but the doctors would not do anything until… Continue reading

The Rich Fool

I have a friend by the name of Chris. He’s a retired defense industries scientist who has written a book about the share-market. He has written two follow up books on similar themes… Continue reading