Your future is adjusted

The Little Children and Jesus 15 People were also bringing babies to Jesus for him to place his hands on them. When the disciples saw this, they rebuked them. 16 But Jesus called the children to him and said, “Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of God belongs to such [...]

Passing on our faith

PASSING ON FAITH Reflect: Faith has skipped a generation. Grandparents try to compensate, a little desperate, perhaps too late, but trying, guilt-struck, caring, mixed up as our world to date.   They wish church stones would speak a little louder, as stained glass pic- tures used to. In this new elastic culture, Facebook, virtual games [...]

Perfect day

Luke 6.1-11 Psalm 23   Now I know I have told you this before. But my uncle and aunt in Lairg, Sutherland, were members of the Free Church. And so, Sundays were days when the TV and radio were kept off, books were not read and the minimum of cooking was done.  The Bible and [...]

A real nativity play

It is fitting at a Carol service to remember that ballad written by Gill Bowman from Bellyeoman Primary in Dunfermline.   It is called the School Nativity play and goes like this:   A wise man opened the curtain too soon The star in the east fell down with a boom The innkeeper said 'There's [...]