Becoming a Dad!

Okay, I’ve not been blogging in a while. But this time there is a reason. In October this year I became a Dad! It’s difficult to blog about or put into words what this means for me or how much it has changed me/is still changing me. Hopefully, it will come across in my writing.…

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Creation and Help

IN THE BEGINNING, GOD CREATED THE HEAVENS AND THE EARTH – Genesis 1:1 I LIFT UP MY EYES TO THE HILLS. FROM WHERE DOES MY HELP COME FROM? MY HELP COMES FROM THE LORD, WHO MADE HEAVEN AND EARTH. – Psalm 121:1-2 As Christians we can find immense hope and comfort in knowing that the…

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Creation: Word and Spirit

IN THE BEGINNING, GOD CREATED THE HEAVENS AND THE EARTH – Genesis 1:1 BY THE WORD OF THE LORD THE HEAVENS WERE MADE, AND BY THE BREATH OF HIS MOUTH ALL THEIR HOST – Psalm 33:6 God’s word is powerful, by it we hear the gospel. By it we receive faith and are able to…

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Creation and Humility

IN THE BEGINNING, GOD CREATED THE HEAVENS AND THE EARTH – Genesis 1:1 WHERE WERE YOU WHEN I LAID THE FOUNDATION OF THE EARTH? TELL ME, IF YOU HAVE UNDERSTANDING. WHO DETERMINED ITS MEASUREMENTS – SURELY YOU KNOW! OR WHO STRETCHED THE LINE UPON IT? ON WHAT WERE ITS BASES SUNK, OR WHO LAID IT’S…

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Creation and Confession

IN THE BEGINNING, GOD CREATED THE HEAVENS AND THE EARTH – Genesis 1:1 THEN THE LEVITES…SAID, “STAND UP AND BLESS THE LORD YOUR GOD FROM EVERLASTING TO EVERLASTING. BLESSED BE YOUR GLORIOUS NAME, WHICH IS EXALTED ABOVE ALL BLESSING AND PRAISE. YOU ARE THE LORD, YOU ALONE. YOU HAVE MADE THE HEAVEN, THE HEAVEN OF…

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A message proclaimed in gentleness

The Lord’s servant must not be quarrelsome but kind to everyone, able to teach, patiently enduring evil, correcting his opponents with gentleness. God may perhaps grant them repentance leading to a knowledge of truth that they may come to their senses… 2 Timothy 2:24-26 Why is it important for preachers to guard the content of…

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Jesus is my Lead Story

Louie Giglio recently gave a message talking about the vision and values Passion City Church has. I really liked the first one: Jesus is our lead story! I wanted to sum up some of the key take away points for me: The enemy will be content if Jesus remains the “lead story” for the Church…

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The Favour of Man

“The focus is not Joseph’s winsome personality, but on God.” – John Piper (Providence, pg 386-7) “The LORD…gave [Joseph] favour in the sight of the keeper of the prison” – Genesis 39:21 In my reading of the story of Joseph (and with similar characters such as Daniel) who gained the favour and recognition of those…

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Sunday Summary (26th September 2021) – Eating, Studying and Walking! (These are a few of my favourite things)

We have finished our first week without HelloFresh supplying our menu and ingredients for food…and overall, we have done a very good job! It’s been a big relief to know we weren’t passively following instructions for the last year and a half but that some of the skills and knowledge has been transferred into our…

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