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…

Money

CONTRIBUTED BY HENRY AND MARIAN HAMELINK It has been said that few things reveal the heart better than money. Money has a way of revealing what you really believe and value. There is no time like the present to learn to be generous with your money. Here’s what the Bible says: “Each one must give as…

Stop trying to fit in

CONTRIBUTED BY ANDREW HART The other day I was listening to some people discussing their time here as expats, and how they longed for home. They were discussing the annoying things the locals do, and how they can’t understand our football, let alone be bothered to learn this silly thing called cricket. The food tastes bland,…