How does one sign Ecclesiastes 12:1-7 in French sign language? I don't often talk directly about my studies but this was something that I had the opportunity to do. I was a little nervous about it, but I'm so glad I took that opportunity. Despite everything in France that could have gone better, I've been … Continue reading An Opportunity Taken, AKA That Time I Learned Ecclesiastes 12:1-7 in LSF
"For this very reason, make every effort to add to your faith goodness; and to goodness, knowledge; and to knowledge, self-control; and to self-control, perseverance; and to perseverance, godliness; and to godliness, mutual affection; and to mutual affection, love." - 2 Peter 1:5-7 Another occasion here where I've ended up looking at something pretty hard-hitting in the pursuit of … Continue reading To Your […] Add […]
So at uni, I go to CU. Every Tuesday, our college groups meet together and study the Bible, with the aim of equipping us for mission on campus. I also go to Church Bible study, which also meets on a Tuesday (albeit at lunchtime rather than the evening), but has a very different focus. It's … Continue reading Bible Study
"As soon as Jesus was baptised, he went up out of the water. At that moment heaven was opened, and he saw the Spirit of God descending like a dove and alighting on him." - Matthew 3:16 In our Church Bible study on Tuesday, we were looking at Matthew 3 (Jesus' baptism). One thing that … Continue reading Doves
“Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways submit to him, and he will make your paths straight.” – Proverbs 3:5-6 Less than a week until I go back to uni. Less than a week until I've got an essay due in. Just over a week until … Continue reading A New Term…
God is so good. The first few weeks of term have been so encouraging from a CU point of view. We've had freshers turn up who are enthusiastic about sharing the Gospel. We've had freshers turn up who desperately needed the Gospel and are beginning to find it. And then we had tonight. I really … Continue reading Toasties: Thoughts, Trust and Encouragement
“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?