A Cure For Complaining

I shared recently at our home church on the topic of thanksgiving. What I learned from this topic served as a capstone moment for me in that it pulled...

No Use Crying Over Spilled Ink

Last Sunday Joyce and I received a great send off from our church in preparation for leaving to the USA. We stood on stage with our children, Joshua and...

Four Things to Define Our Lives

There are many positive and negative things that define our lives and make us who we are. Our circumstances, our response to these circumstances and our general everyday behaviour...

How Thanksgiving Helps Us Pray

A few weeks ago I got asked to share at my home church’s prayer meeting. As I prepared, I realized that what was coming out on paper was the...

You’ve Got To Go Down, To Come Up – Part 1

“You’ve got to go down, to come up.” Joyce and I had two sleeping kids in the double buggy we pushed, piled high with changing bags and toys. Taking the buggy...

There is More to This

Work, earn, shop, make friends, browse social media, Pinterest , cook, spend time with loved ones, and having a laugh, are things that I do and enjoy doing day to day. I...

A Tale of Two Cars – Two Miracles in One Week

The story of how God supplied two miracles to meet our need and what we learned about the importance of community, obedience, and provision. When we lived in Scotland, I...

Beware! Abundant Life Thief on the Prowl

“The thief comes to steal, and to kill, and to destroy.” Jesus gave this warning to a small group of his followers (Jn 10.10a). It is a statement fitting any police...

From Hopelessness to Hope*

With everything that happens in life it is sometimes easy for us to lose hope. There are many believers all over the world who have lost their hope. Some...

The Misery of Purpose

My life had no purpose before I met Christ. For nearly 26 years I lived in a state of ignorance where I fretted about nothing. Each day ran into...