Putting down our nets?

30th November is St. Andrew’s Day. St Andrew was among the first group of Disciples whom Jesus called. I often wonder what it was about Jesus which captured his attention and made him decide to leave everything which he had and follow Him. Had Jesus been around...

Give Jesus this Christmas!

It is easy in our busy lives to overlook the obvious. In amongst all our preparations and shopping and entertaining it is easy to forget that we already have the best gift that anyone could ever want for Christmas and for life – and that is Jesus. Sometimes it can...

Thanksgiving

I heard a sermon last week which ended with the question, “Are you grateful for the little things?” It was a really obvious thing to say but, in the silence that followed, I found myself looking around the Church I was in and thanking God that there were flecks of...

An offering far too small

“Were the whole realm of nature mine, that were an offering far too small Love so amazing, so divine demands my soul, my life, my all.” If you think you have heard this before it is because this is the last verse of “When I survey the wondrous...