The Children

‘He took the children in His arms and blessed them.’ Mark 10:16 In Biblical time, children were unimportant in society. When numbers of people were listed, women and children were not included in the figures. … Continue reading The Children

God’s Wisdom

‘The foolishness of God is wiser than human wisdom and the weakness of God is stronger than human strength. ‘ 1 Corinthians 11:25 Just look at the mess this world is in. It seems we … Continue reading God’s Wisdom

Rest and Peace

‘Come to Me, all who labour and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. Matthew 11:28 The fact that here are so many references in the Bible to God giving rest and peace, … Continue reading Rest and Peace

Hang on

‘Blessed is the one who trusts in the Lord whose confidence is in Him. Jeremiah’ 17:7 I guess that is in bad time as well as good. It can be so difficult but He knows … Continue reading Hang on

No Weakness

‘Those who wait upon the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles, they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not faint.’ Isaiah 40:31 As a sufferer … Continue reading No Weakness

Strive First

‘Strive first for the Kingdom of God and His righteousness and all these things will be given to you as well.’ Matthew 6:33 I find it easy to strive for unimportant things, things that have … Continue reading Strive First

The Bible

‘The Bible is shallow enough for children to paddle and deep enough for mature Christians to swim.’ I rather liked this description of the Bible. When I thought about it, it is so true. I … Continue reading The Bible

Held and Safe

‘Yet I am always with you. You hold me by my right hand.’ Psalm 73:23 I was listening to my gardener yesterday. He doesn’t know comfort of a Saviour who holds his hand. He is … Continue reading Held and Safe

Near to God

Come near to God and He will come near to you. James 4:8 The more I think about God, the nearer He seems to come to me. But I have to be honest, much of … Continue reading Near to God