Jesus is (not) the ‘Reason for the Season’

I’ve been thinking about that catch phrase we Christians like to use: “Jesus is the reason for the season”. I understand why we say it, I do it myself; It’s a reaction to all the meaningless tinsel, glitz and modern day political correctness that Christmas has become. Even to the point where the name of […]

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God Will ‘Go Before’ You

God Clears Your Path Over the last few days we had a fall of snow that was heavier than normal for this little part of Northern Ireland. Our house is at the top of a high hill, so, not having a sleigh with a few reindeer, we had to stay home for a couple of […]

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‘All Things’ Means Everything!

‭‭ “And we know that for those who love God all things work together for good, for those who are called according to his purpose.” Romans 8:28 All. Things. Two small, short words and yet the two of them put together becomes an incredibly, all encompassing powerful phrase that says ‘No exceptions’. When life is […]

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“I Love You Lord”

“I love you, O Lord, my strength”. Psalm 18:1 Tell God you Love Him This is one of my favourite Psalms. If you get a chance, read through all of Psalm 18. There are lots of scriptures that declare thankfulness to God for His deliverance in battle, including a parallel scripture to this Psalm, in […]

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God is Still Good, even when Life isn’t

“Oh, taste and see that the LORD is good! Blessed is the man who takes refuge in him” Psalm 34:8 What do we mean when we say God is good? It’s His nature: it’s who He is. “You are good and do good” Psalm 119:68 “Oh, how abundant is your goodness, which you have stored up […]

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The Unfathomable, Immeasurable, Relentless Love of God

The past couple of weeks we’ve been singing a beautiful song at our church by Cory Asbury; the words in the bridge of the song go like this: ‘There’s no shadow You won’t light up Mountain You won’t climb up Coming after me There’s no wall You won’t kick down No lie You won’t tear […]

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