Consistent and Committed?

Recently I have been watching the channel 4 series, “SAS He Who Dares Wins.” The documentary follows the journey of 30 civilians who dare to undertake some of the key stages of the SAS selection program. There are many elements to the testing process, but surprisingly the focus is not the physical ability of the […]

God is with the Walking Wounded

Growing up I had a three-legged dog. I chose Bitsa from Battersea dogs home when I was off school for a week. She was a silvery mongerel, and made up of bits and pieces of other unknown breeds. When she was six months old she ran across the road and was hit by a motorbike. […]

It’s not just elephants who forget!

“Bless the Lord, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits.” (Ps 103:2) It is not just elephants who forget! We can so easily forget many of the ‘benefits’ and the blessings we have experienced in our lives. This week is 10 years (on Tuesday 13th October) since I became a father – and […]

Do you feel ‘hard pressed’?

Do you feel ‘hard pressed’? It’s a great little phrase – as if the walls are closing in, there is a tightness in your chest, either in your personal or your professional life (or both) events and circumstances pile up and human dramas take on a weight. “When hard pressed, I cried to the Lord; […]

Come in and go out through the gate

“I am the door. If anyone enters by me he will be saved and will go in and out and find pasture.” Jesus. John 10:9 Every week, and every day we have a continual process of coming in and going out. We leavethe home to go to the office, we leave the garden to begin […]