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…

Overruled!

CONTRIBUTED BY ANDREW HART Ps 103:19: The LORD has established his throne in heaven, and his kingdom rules over all. (NIV) Overruled! Some recent ponderings have given me cause to reflect and acknowledge that God has shaped me, and caused things to be different in my mind and heart. I have read or heard this…

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…

Worldly Eyes

CONTRIBUTED BY BRONYA MULDER  When our youngest daughter was baptised in London we were asked to answer a question: Do you, with God’s help, undertake not to hinder your children should they feel called to serve God in a far-away place? In a world where we are continually under pressure to conform to a moral-less society it…