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Follow Me

CONTRIBUTED BY ANDREW HART “Follow me”, says Jesus. He said it to his disciples, and he says to you! How can you follow Jesus? Is it anything like following someone on social media? Actually, it’s completely the opposite. On Facebook you can follow someone, but you don’t really have to care about that person at…

Chasing Contentment

CONTRIBUTED BY CHARLENE TOMREN Book Review – Chasing Contentment by Erik Raymond A bigger house, a nicer car, a more extravagant holiday, a spouse, a baby, a better friend. Better health, more spare time, children who listen. Discontentment is common to all of us. We are restless, unhappy, unsatisfied and curious. We want more! Is…

Reading John Calvin

CONTRIBUTED BY CALEB JONGELING A little while back, on a peaceful and quiet evening, I was curled up with a book. I don’t know about you, but I love the idea of being able to enjoy some serenity with a book in hand. The reality of life means that this is a rare occurrence for…

How fit are you?

CONTRIBUTED BY EMMA BAX Fitness. It’s not really my thing. I’ve certainly dabbled – gym memberships, running, team sports. A certain persistence or perseverance is required to achieve any great fitness goal. In my experience, life is busy and there always seems to be something (or someone) that needs to be attended to as a priority…

Bible Study Struggles

CONTRIBUTED BY HENRY AND MARIAN HAMELINK For our third blog post, we return to Paul Tripp. This time Paul gives us some good suggestions for those times when Bible reading and study can seem burdensome. BIBLE STUDY STRUGGLES – BY PAUL TRIPP I have a confession to make. It’s embarrassing and humbling, but I’m willing to make…