Draw Near

What draws you near to God? And what draws you away? Are you giving the best of yourself to the world or to the one who made it?

Heritage: The foundations of identity

What is your heritage? When someone asks you this on the upcoming Heritage Day, what will you say? Will you use labels to define your heritage, labels that refer to race, culture, ancestry? Our heritage is more than just where we come from.  It also helps us define who we are, to understand our own…

Vlog: Women in Scripture Part 5

Tabitha/Dorcus (Acts 9:32-43) We don’t often hear the stories of women in the bible.  But they are there!  And even though some of these women are only mentioned in one line, they still have a great impact and can teach us wonderful lessons.  Follow this 5 part vlog.

Vlog: Women in Scripture Part 4

Deborah the Judge (Judges 4:1-23) We don’t often hear the stories of women in the bible.  But they are there!  And even though some of these women are only mentioned in one line, they still have a great impact and can teach us wonderful lessons.  Follow this 5 part vlog.

Vlog: Women in Scripture Part 3

Jehosheba (2 Kings 11:1-16) We don’t often hear the stories of women in the bible.  But they are there!  And even though some of these women are only mentioned in one line, they still have a great impact and can teach us wonderful lessons.  Follow this 5 part vlog.

We are all the woman at the well

In celebration of Women’s Day, I asked one of the women in my life – my daughter Rebekah – to write about one of the women in Jesus’ life. Many of the Samaritans from that town believed in him because of the woman’s testimony, “He told me everything I ever did.” John 4:39 Whenever someone…

Vlog: Women in Scripture Part 2

Philip the Evangelist’s Daughters (Acts 21: 7-9) We don’t often hear the stories of women in the bible.  But they are there!  And even though some of these women are only mentioned in one line, they still have a great impact and can teach us wonderful lessons.  Follow this 5 part vlog.

Vlog: Women in Scripture Part 1

Daughters of Zelophehad (Numbers 27:1-11) We don’t often hear the stories of women in the bible.  But they are there!  And even though some of these women are only mentioned in one line, they still have a great impact and can teach us wonderful lessons.  Follow this 5 part vlog.

Love in Action: Be sheep, not goats

“When the Son of Man comes in his glory, and all the angels with him, he will sit on his glorious throne. All the nations will be gathered before him, and he will separate the people one from another as a shepherd separates the sheep from the goats. He will put the sheep on his…

Mandela Day: Showing Christ’s love every day, every way, to everyone

“But when you have a banquet, invite the poor, the crippled, the lame, the blind and you will be blessed.  Although they cannot repay you, you will be repaid at the resurrection of the righteous.” Luke 14:13-14 On the 18 July 2018, we celebrate 100 years since the birth of Nelson Mandela.  What started out…