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 [...]

Be a prophet today!

When did Roman Emperors know the game was up? When their fiefdoms crumbled. But, before that, the Christian Church gave warnings. That’s its role; to be a prophetic voice above the slurry of politics. Today, the western world needs prophets for Christ. Since populist leaders are making happen humanity’s least laudable dreams. Others are too [...]

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 [...]

Easter Hope from Suffering

In the height of summer sitting outside my caravan under a tree in Oxford, the chill of Easter seems far away. Yet a few days ago those balmy days came back me when I found a book given to me by my cousin over that holiday. More to the point, it’s heart rending story reminded [...]