Tag: faith

Recently I’ve been challenged to pray more. Actually that isn’t totally true. Not pray more. Pray better. Prayer has always been part of my life. Just as you would talk…

Read the PostFighting Talk

Anyone who has gone to Sunday school or read any Bible stories would have come across the parable of the sower in Matthew 13. It is a story that Jesus…

Read the PostThe devil is in the detail

“Children learn more from what you are than what you teach.” Part 2. Read Part 1. There are some brilliant preachers and authors out there at the moment. Authors who…

Read the PostBeing not saying. Part 2.

“Children learn more from what you are than what you teach.”  When I was growing in my faith, as a young lad, I remember a great man called Mark. He…

Read the PostBeing not saying. Part 1.

Recently, my wife and I had the pleasure of joining a younger couple around a table for a meal. This was the first time we had all properly met as…

Read the PostI still needed Jesus

The last month or so I have be pondering the following phrase: “In our culture we have put increasing value on authenticity and a decreasing focus on integrity”. (McManus, 2003)…

Read the Post#justsaying #justbeingrude

“What you don’t deal with, your children will deal with”. I didn’t read this anywhere. It wasn’t a cool TED talk or a preach from a slick haired church pastor.…

Read the PostBroken glass in the toy box

I have purposely not posted any blogs over the New Year celebrations. It would have been so easy to write a ‘live your dreams in 2016’ blog or a slick…

Read the PostAdventure is Dangerous