The Word of Intimate Power

The Word of Intimate Power

“In the beginning, God said…” Gen 1:1 “In the beginning was the Word…” John 1:1 Both the Old and New Covenants begin with words: In Genesis, God speaks.  In John, Jesus is called “The Word” Christianity is a religion...
Blink and You’ll Miss It

Blink and You’ll Miss It

A contemplation on Luke 2 v 21-40. Imagine being at the Temple on the day that Jesus was presented to the Lord. He would have been a babe in arms with his mum and dad, nothing spectacular or unusual to behold. No neon signs to indicate that God had come to earth, and...
The Treasure of Seclusion

The Treasure of Seclusion

Have you ever asked to be transformed into the likeness of Jesus?Has God led you by an unexpected path?Rather than launching you into a powerful ministry, has He hidden you in the backroom with the surplus groceries?Rather than giving you worldwide recognition, do you...
The Power of the Pause

The Power of the Pause

Selah.  It’s a small word with great meaning. Scholars suggest that this poetic term was peppered throughout the Psalms as a reminder to stop, contemplate, ruminate and praise.  Greater than a comma, a colon or a full-stop; Selah is an...