The Land Between

This sunday we started a new series at my church called "The Land Between" - looking at the Israelites forty-year journey through the desert towards the Promised Land. Reflecting on this ancient story, I realised that this "land between" was fertile ground for COMPLAINT and for STRUGGLE. But interestingly, it was also fertile ground for FAITH …

Why Conflict in Life is Terrific, and How to Change Your Attitude About It

I'm away on leave at the moment, so will be running a few guest posts. This is a fantastic article written by Don Miller. Just about every good thing in life has come to us because we were not satisfied with something else. Dissatisfied with debt, we created a budget, dissatisfied with loneliness we joined a community. …

Words Like Atom Bombs

Handle them carefully, for words have more power than atom bombs. - Pearl Strachan The words we speak are powerful things. Words can tear down or they can build up. They can bring death or they can bring life. This past week I did not use my words very well. In an argument with someone I …