Seasons come and seasons go!

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“As long as the earth endures, seedtime and harvest, cold and heat, summer and winter, day and night will never cease.”  Genesis 8:22 I’m sure that if we all sat and thought about it long enough we would all be … Read More

What are you waiting for?

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‘but those who hope in 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 be faint.’     Isaiah 40:31   As much as I enjoy … Read More

Character is key

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  Even in times of trouble we have a joyful confidence, knowing that our pressures will develop in us patient endurance. And patient endurance will refine our character, and proven character leads us back to hope. And this hope is … Read More

Listen here!

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My sheep hear my voice, and I know them, and they follow me.         John 10:27 “Andrew, are you listening?” seemed to be a question I was asked a lot as a child!   In actual fact, I found it quite hard … Read More

Count me in!

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  ‘Put your heart and soul into every activity you do, as though you are doing it for the Lord himself and not merely for others.’    Colossians 3:23   As we press on to see God’s Kingdom come and His … Read More

Are we there yet?

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He gives strength to the weary, And to him who lacks might He increases power. Though youths grow weary and tired, And vigorous young men stumble badly, Yet those who wait for the Lord Will gain new strength; They will … Read More

What are you carrying across the bridge?

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Here we are today at the bridge, with one year behind us and another before us.  It’s a wonderful opportunity to reflect on the year that’s closing with its highs and lows, and look ahead to the year that’s about … Read More

I can’t wait!

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“For to us a child is born, to us a son is given; and the government shall be upon his shoulders, and his name shall be called Wonderful Counsellor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.” Isaiah 9:6 “I can’t wait … Read More

Speak up!

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‘After this prayer, the meeting place shook, and they were all filled with the Holy Spirit. Then they preached the word of God with boldness..’ (Acts 4:31 NLT) It is time to be bold with your words! At Christmas time … Read More

Happy Greggmas!

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‘Where is the one who has been born king of the Jews? We saw his star when it rose and have come to worship him.’ (Matthew 2:2) This week saw the High Street bakers Greggs cause a stir with their … Read More

Strong Tower

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“The name of the LORD is a fortified tower; the righteous run to it and are safe.” (Proverbs 18:10). I love this photo, the moody clouds, the colours, the contrast, the structure.  I love the fact that the rest of … Read More

How precious!

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45 “Again, the kingdom of heaven is like a merchant seeking beautiful pearls, 46 who, when he had found one pearl of great price, went and sold all that he had and bought it.”  Matthew 13:45-46 What is your most precious possession?  Perhaps … Read More

My Rock.

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Psalms 36:5  Your steadfast love, O LORD, extends to the heavens, your faithfulness to the clouds. I love watching the sea.  I love seeing waves rise and crash.  I love the smell of the sea air on the breeze.  However, I … Read More

Hold on.

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 Psalm 23:4 “Even though I walk through the darkest valley, I will fear no evil, for you are with me;” Many of you have been going through some tough times recently.  Heath problems, work issues, financial troubles, and family issues have … Read More