Tag Archive: #grace

Grace Amidst the Thorns?

For Christ and His truth we will ensure insults, attacks on our faith and difficulties because then we are more dependent on the Lord. It is not pleasant, but pleasure and rest are never the goal of the Christian.

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Seeing for the First Time

John 9: 1-7 – ‘As he went along, he saw a man blind from birth. 2 His disciples asked him, “Rabbi, who sinned, this man or his parents, that he was born blind?” 3 “Neither this man nor his parents… 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

Jacob – A Testimony of Grace Undeserved

Jacob was a schemer, a plotter, a manipulator. His name literally meant ‘the deceiver’. At birth in Exodus, Chapter 25 we are told he was born grasping his brother’s heel. This was a… Continue reading

Perspectives on the Cross

As the years pass, I find the effects of Good Friday to be more intense. Though I am not a particularly emotional person, I find the emotion of this day more and more… Continue reading

The Gift of Commandments

There was once a visiting pastor at an 11 a.m. service who asked the elder for the day, “How long should I preach?” “You can preach as long as you like,” he replied,… Continue reading