Sacrificial love

Greater Love has no-one than this, that He lay down His life for His friends` [John 15:13] What is so special about the Poppy on Remembrance Sunday? Why not use a buttercup or daisy? Poppies grow naturally in conditions of disturbed earth and so in 1914 when the fields of Northern France and Belgium, especially […]

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What a load of rubbish!

As I wondered about what to write for my article, the binmen suddenly appeared on my drive to collect my rubbish which immediately prompted my thoughts for this week. And as the dustmen tipped my wheelie bin into the cart freeing its contents, I found myself saying, `What a load of rubbish` especially as there […]

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Don’t stop trying

With the Rugby World Cup in full swing and every team trying to get a Try and trying to win, one thing you can`t say is that the different countries represented were not trying. And although trying to get a Try can be trying, at times, it`s the trying that brings results. Furthermore, trying to […]

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I will…

The words `I WILL` is a common phrase but I wonder how often it is carried out during the course of the day? And although many `I Will`s` are accomplished many are overlooked due to more pressing issues. And on that note, I want to focus your thoughts on Psalm 101 and challenge you to […]

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In the dark

So, the days are getting shorter and the weather is getting colder. Yes, Autumn is truly here and with all its wonder, but darkness also plays a significant role in this season too. Yes, we are certainly `In the Dark` a lot more at this time of year and those long summer evenings of just […]

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