Category: fun

“A book is a garden, an orchard, a storehouse, a party, a company by the way, a counsellor, a multitude of counsellors.” so said Henry Ward,…..and obviously he didn’t mean kindle! 1 Provocatively, multi-site churches are from the devil! 2 Eleven ways you know you’ve settled for a mediocre marriage 3 Five discipleship fails through […]

….sobriety is killing… it’s a stunning truth! It’s all too painfully visible at times….. so go-on…… I dare you behave as a child, this lenten season. Jesus says that children are at home in the kingdom of God. And so He wants adults to be childlike. What could be more fun than that! This is your […]

“Faith responds to an already given grace. This faith is not simply an embrace of the goodness which meets us in the world, but a reception of the goodness of God promised in spite of the way the world is. The faith of Abraham is not in anything he sees in the world, but in […]

“The grace of God means something like: Here is your life. You might never have been, but you are because the party wouldn’t have been complete without you. Here is the world. Beautiful and terrible things will happen. Don’t be afraid. I am with you. Nothing can ever separate us. It’s for you I created […]

I’m sure you’ve already completed this revolution. Right? But just in case you haven’t….. from the very talented Supersimbo and Coffee NI Here goes…..

and the coffee curve?! How many cups of java makes a good day for you?

“For those who feel their lives are a grave disappointment to God, it requires enormous trust and reckless, raging confidence to accept that the love of Jesus Christ knows no shadow of alteration or change. When Jesus said, “Come to me, all you who labor and are heavy burdened,” He assumed we would grow weary, discouraged, […]

“We were never told that it would not hurt, only that nothing would ever finally go wrong; not that it would not often go hard with us but that there is therefore now no condemnation to them which are in Christ Jesus.” Robert Farrar Capon 1 Space, stillness and meaningful work, in our social media […]

Christmas times in all sorts of unexpected ways, and yes the artwork is a family members irreverent card to me! Searing light and soul searching times…. Cooking lots for others and the gift of this. The largest free-range turkey I’d seen: 7.5kg goodness. This saw multiple outings. A great selection of books given-to-me, as ever to […]

“Christmas is not a fairy story, but the compelling opening of the greatest drama in history, with you as one of millions of players. Life will often be tough, but you will find more love than you can imagine now.” ++Justin 1 Seven signs of a healthy life group, the rule of eight and Frank Viola’s rethinking […]