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The Agony Of Waiting

May 27th, 2015|

“I have swept away your offences as a
cloud, your sins like the morning mist. Return to me for I have redeemed you.”
– Isaiah 44:22
Life in the cities and suburbs affords us the luxury of ignorance. The coastal regions of Australia in most years receive a constant abundance of rain. We complain when food prices increase […]

Regret & Revelation

May 20th, 2015|

“Show me Lord my life’s end and the number of my days. Let me know how fleeting my life is.”
– Psalm 39:4

An Australian nurse, Bronnie Ware spent a few years caring for people in the last weeks of their lives. She found some common themes of regret in her conversations and documented them. Here are […]

Finishing Well

May 12th, 2015|

“The spirit of the Lord will come powerfully upon you and you will prophesy with them. And you will be changed into a different person. Once these signs are fulfilled do whatever your hand finds to do for God is with you.”
– 1 Samuel 10: 6-7

The people of Israel demanded a real king. All the […]

Strength to Strength

May 6th, 2015|

“Blessed are those whose strength is in you, whose hearts are set in pilgrimage. Though they pass through the valley of Baka they will make it a place of springs. The Autumn rains also cover it with pools. They go from strength to strength till each appears before God in Zion.” – Psalms 84: 5-7

We all […]

Clouds Of Hope

April 28th, 2015|

“I have swept away your offenses like a cloud, your sins like the morning mist. Return to me for I have redeemed you”. Says the Lord.
– Isaiah 44:22 (NIV)
Clouds bring the rain. Without them passing overhead everyday the miracle of condensation and precipitation would never occur. When we pray for rain we are simply asking […]

Victory in Defeat

April 22nd, 2015|

“This is my commandment, that you love one another as I have loved you. Greater love has no one than this: than to lay down one’s life for his friends.” – John 15:13-14

Andrew Gilleson (1868-1915) was a seasoned soldier, a much loved husband and father of four children. He was a Presbyterian minister and had volunteered […]

Hope, Healing & Honour

April 16th, 2015|

As He was going into a village ten men who had leprosy met him. They stood at a distance and called out in a loud voice “Jesus, master have pity on us!” When He saw them he said “Go, show yourselves to the Priests”. And as they went they were cleansed.
– Luke 17:12-14
When we take […]

Look to the Cross

April 10th, 2015|

Jesus said to her, “I am the resurrection and the life. The one who believes in me will live, even though they die; and whoever lives by believing in me will never die. Do you believe this?” – John 11:25-26

Jesus believed in the power of the resurrection when he raised Lazarus from the grave. He also […]

Joy In Tribulation

March 25th, 2015|

And not only that, but we also glory in Tribulations, knowing that tribulation produces perseverance; and perseverance, character, and character, hope. Now hope does not disappoint, because the Love of God has been poured out in our hearts by The Holy Spirit who was given to us.
– Romans 5: 3-5
Seasons of tribulation happen to everyone. Sometimes in […]

The Hope of Heaven

March 18th, 2015|

Trust in the Lord with all your heart and don’t lean on your own understanding. Acknowledge the Lord in all your ways and He will make your paths straight.
– Proverbs 3:5-6

I often love to admire the workmanship and design of cars and motorcycles from bygone era’s. The art and construction of vehicles that were built to […]