“God, you sent much rain; you refreshed your tired land.” – Psalm 68:9 It's been quite wet recently, with lots of very heavy showers. Of course, it feels like I'm about to go off on a very British rant about how terrible this weather is. However, we are reminded so many times in the Bible … Continue reading Rain, Rain, Go Away…?
“If anyone belongs to Christ, there is a new creation. The old things have gone; everything is made new! All this is from God. Through Christ, God made peace between us and himself, and God gave us the work of telling everyone about the peace we can have with him.” – 2 Corinthians 5:17-18 I … Continue reading Looking Forward to Freshers… Again
“In him there was life, and that life was the light of all people. The Light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overpowered it.” – John 1:4-5 The tune for the following hymn has been going round in my head for a while now. And it was really frustrating me because I … Continue reading Hymns: Thou, whose almighty word
“Everyone has sinned and fallen short of God’s glorious standard, and all need to be made right with God by his grace, which is a free gift. They need to be made free from sin through Jesus Christ.” – Romans 3:23-24 Can we be good without God? I have my reasons for asking this question … Continue reading Can we be Good without God?
“Every good action and every perfect gift is from God.” – James 1:17a It's August 2016. Which means Olympics, beautiful weather, and looking forward to next year. I've started making a cushion for the house, am worrying about not having sorted bills yet, and trying to meet up with friends from school to catch up … Continue reading Looking Ahead
“Remember that I commanded you to be strong and brave. Don’t be afraid, because the Lord your God will be with you everywhere you go.” – Joshua 1:9 May the Mind of Christ, My Saviour is another of my favourite hymns. As with many of my favourite hymns, it is prayerful. It asks for God's … Continue reading Hymns: May the Mind of Christ, My Saviour