A people of Observation

Is it just me or does anyone else think about the remarkable turnaround we are observing. Go back in time some 70 odd years, to a Europe torn apart by war. Picture a nameless railway station, perhaps in Hungary. A shrieking whistle as a locomotive pulls in. Shouts and orders. Fear and trembling. Old ,young,…

A People of Acceptance

We are called to be a people of acceptance. The first questions that springs to mind is to ask from which perspective are we to look at this. Do we look at God’s perspective on the matter, or from our perspective as human beings, called into a relationship with God. Well, it seems to me…

A people of…

I have always been fascinated by the passage in 1 Peter 2: 10 “Once you were not a people, but now you are the people of God; once you had not received mercy, but now you have received mercy.” I’ve read it so many times and pondered on it. At face value it is describing…

Empty Promises… I mean really empty…

The Prime Minister, The Rt. Hon. Mr. Herod is today – Sunday – said to be ‘Livid’ and “Beside himself with anger” at reports of a body having mysteriously disappeared from a tomb. It all came to a head last week when the leader of a little known sect, Yeshua Christos, often known as Jesus,…

Tasteless Television.

I may be missing something here. Celebrity chefs. Celebrities trying to be chefs. Commoners trying to be chefs. Cooking competitions. What’s the point? My understanding is that smell and taste are important in the partaking of food. Neither of which seem to work on my TV. And I’m never convinced by people slurping, sipping and…

Welcome

A very big welcome to my corner of the blogosphere. I’m very new to this, so hopefully it will all work well. So come along for the fun, the rants and the comments.