Love, the greatest force that joins us together; and yet it is the one thing that can tear us apart. This was what sprung to mind while I watched a fantastic program on ITV here in the UK called “Long Lost Families”. For those of you who do not know it, it’s about people trying to find their loved ones who have been adopted by another family, or adults trying to find their birth parents, brothers or sisters etc. The program takes you through the whole process, including families being reunited….Read onRead More
I don’t know about you, but I want it all. Not that kind of all were I want to be dripping with diamonds or have the nicest car in my driveway, but where I can experience life at it’s best…. read onRead More
I don’t know about you, but this statement from Jesus, for me, is probably one of the most profound thing our Lord has ever said. We can only imagine the excruciating pain Jesus was going through at the time, not only from the physical pain, but also carrying the weight of sin and tremendous suffering. […]Read More
Living in the Scottish Highland has many advantages. It’s beauty, it’s sense of spirituality and uniqueness. Most of the time I feel very blessed to live here…. Read on…Read More
This time of year always excites me as I am full of expectation in wondering what new is in store and what God has in mind for me in 2015. With the festivities coming to a close, it’s great to get the quietness and dig into my new books I got for Christmas and see what new and inspiring teachings by my favourite theologians …..Read More
Do you consider yourself a successful person?
Well, firstly you have to really ask yourself what is means to successful as a Christian rather than what is means in worldly terms.
Now there’s a question. If you ask most people, they will probably think that they are reasonably kind. However, I want to look at what it really means from God’s perspective.Read More
Being a Christian can sometimes seem harder when things are tough in our own lives. People are letting you down, bills still not being paid, the job is driving you nuts and so on. We are told to forgive others, see the bigger picture, totally surrender to God as He already has it and sometimes; we can simply get weary of hearing this…….Read More
While being out with a virus and not being able to do anything, I had plenty of time to think and reflect. The days before had been a week of not feeling good and not knowing what was going on and it was beginning to worry me….Read More
This is a topic dear to my heart so I thought I’d share on the subject. One of the greatest things you can do for someone is listen to them. Not the kind of listening where you are nodding politely with your mind somewhere else but the kind where you give folk your full attention…..Read More