October musings

Listening is important. It can make a great difference when we give people time and space to talk. I have valued the times when others have truly listened to me. But how often do we actually listen? The New Testament challenges us to “be quick to listen, slow to speak” (James 1:19). Listening can be transformative, allowing people to processes their experiences and emotions, but it is also draining and time consuming. It is an Read more…

Easter Sunday 2022

Why do you seek the living among the dead? He is not here, but is risen! Luke 24: 5-6 Prayer for Easter Sunday God of glory,by the raising of your Sonyou have broken the chains of death and hell:fill your Church with faith and hope;for a new day has dawnedand the way to life stands openin our Saviour Jesus Christ.Amen

In Conversation with Jesus

Jesus stood among his disciples and said, ‘Peace be with you‘ Matthew 28 v 20. He also said, ‘I am with you always‘, Luke 24 v 36 The disciples were overjoyed to have Jesus standing among them. Are you overjoyed that Jesus has promised to always be with you? How do you express that joy? Thankfulness can be our love language to Jesus our King.Let that love flow as you talk to him. As a Read more…