Stop, Look, Ask

Jeremiah 6:16 Thus says the LORD: “Stand by the roads, and look, and ask for the ancient paths, where the good way is; and walk in it, and find rest for your souls. Dear Minster and Friends I couldn’t help thinking as Tracy Cotterell was preaching on Sunday and mentioning the sudden and unexpected storms […]

Prayer

Dear Minster and Friends, This has been a turbulent week in our nation – filled with confusion, disorder and disarray – especially in the political sphere. As Christians though our hearts may ache and our minds can feel overloaded- we can also bring all this to God – it is called prayer. The German theologian […]

Trials Of Various Kinds

  Dear Minster and Friends, “Count it all joy, my brothers, when you meet trials of various kinds, for you know that the testing of your faith produces steadfastness.” (James 1: 2,3) After the excitement of New Year and Christmas Holidays the first working weeks of January can be a bit of a shock to […]

New Year

Dear Minster and Friends, “Being hurried is an inner condition, a condition of the soul. It means to be so preoccupied with myself and my life that I am unable to be fully present with God, with myself, and with other people. I am unable to occupy this present moment. Busy-ness migrates to hurry when we let it […]