Tag archive: life

A Greater Influence

A Greater Influence

My friend had remembered more than me. Exodus 18:1-27 Reference: “Now I know that the Lord is greater than all other gods, for he did this to those who had treated Israel arrogantly.”” Exodus‬ ‭18:11‬ ‭NIV‬‬ Explore: An old school friend has recently connected with me through social media. We had gone to boarding school…

A Sibling’s Sacrifice

A Sibling's Sacrifice

Linda is currently on maternity leave. Here is one of her most popular posts from the gospel of John. I explained to him that it was a matter of life or death. John 12:20-36 Reference: ““Now my soul is troubled, and what shall I say? ‘Father, save me from this hour’? No, it was for…

When Life Brings Meaning

When Life Brings Meaning

Some reflections were helpful and brought clarity and comfort Joel 1:1-20 Reference: “Has not the food been cut off before our very eyes— joy and gladness from the house of our God?” ‭‭Joel‬ ‭1:16‬ ‭NIV‬‬ Explore: After the September 11 attacks in America there were record numbers of people flocking to churches in the following…

Not Always As It Seems

Not Always As It Seems

I felt like my life suddenly stopped John 20:1-10 Reference: “So she came running to Simon Peter and the other disciple, the one Jesus loved, and said, “They have taken the Lord out of the tomb, and we don’t know where they have put him!”” John‬ ‭20:2‬ ‭NIV‬‬ Explore: When I first found out that…

Goal Setting

Goal Setting

It’s nice to tick the accomplishments off the list John 17:1-5 Reference: “I have brought you glory on earth by finishing the work you gave me to do.” ‭John‬ ‭17:4‬ ‭NIV‬‬ Explore: I am terrible at setting goals but I do like getting to the end of the year and reflecting on what had been…

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