The sacred scriptures, the Bible, affirms that it is possible to know God personally. ‘Thus says the Lord: “Let not the wise man glory in his wisdom, let not the mighty glory in his might, nor let the rich glory in his riches, but let him who glories, glory in this, that he understands and… Continue reading Knowing God
The God of the sacred scriptures known as the Bible is sometimes portrayed in different ways in various cultures. This may often be reflected through artwork representing the culture and era instead of being according to what the Bible shows us. Similarly, if you conducted a survey and enquired “What is God like?”, a wide… Continue reading What is God like?
Guest writer: Nick Stead, theprayerplace.net Five days in the forest – each day a walk of discovery. The forest floor yielding like a sponge beneath our feet. Conifers high above our heads, stretching towards the sun. Russets, browns, golds, greens, light and shade, all under a sky of azure blue. The children learnt to identify… Continue reading Fleeting glimpses…
"O Lord, You have searched me and known me.You know my sitting down and my rising up;You understand my thought afar off.You [a]comprehend my path and my lying down,And are acquainted with all my ways." (Psalm 139:1-3, Holy Bible) David, a former King in ancient times, wrote this much loved and well-known Psalm (sacred song).… Continue reading The practical value and hope found in Psalm 139
I know some people who can tell you exactly where they were fifty years ago when humans first walked on the moon. It was a momentous occasion! Earlier this year, some of those individuals felt goose bumps when they saw footage reigniting those memories. Around twenty years ago, I recall being extremely excited having visited… Continue reading ‘God walking on the earth is more important than man walking on the moon’.