Looking forward to your Jubilee

Yesterday was a special day for a special member of our congregation. It was one of our elder's 90th birthday! Now everyone celebrating a birthday at the moment must do so under the constraints of social distancing. The result is we may not feel our special day is that wonderful. But perhaps this year of [...]

How to be salt & light

Matthew 5:13-20 New International Version (NIV) Some time ago I must have got myself on some pollsters’ database. Because I end up with three researchers at various times, turning up on the doorstep. The longest to answer was a health survey. During it, I was asked about how much salt I put on or into my [...]

A warning revealed

There are a lot of strange writings in the Bible but the Book of Revelation is up there with the best of them. Admittedly, there were many similar works but they didn’t get to stay in the final list of scripture approved by the early church. Yet, it has to be said that even among other [...]