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...

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...

Praying after Texas

  “Thy will be done,”. We pray it so often we might hardly notice ourselves saying these words. Some days though, like last Sunday, when the news of yet another mass shooting, this time in a Church in Texas, hit our screens when we got home from our church...