Don’t Forget the Beginning

It seems that the ending gets a disproportionate amount of focus. Exodus 1:1-22 Reference: v.16 “When you help the Hebrew women in childbirth and observe them on the delivery stool, if it is a boy, kill him; but if it is a girl, let her live.”(TNIV Bible) Explore: I love a good ending.  Being an…

My Stolen Wallet

The worst part of having my wallet stolen was the naked feeling that someone had rummaged through my private belongings. Psalm 79:1-13 Reference: v.1 O God, the nations have invaded your inheritance; they have defiled your holy temple, they have reduced Jerusalem to rubble (TNIV Bible) Explore: I remember very clearly the day I got my wallet…

University Assignments

You know it’s not going to be a good assignment when you have been doing copious amounts of reading and you still feel none the wiser!   Ecclesiastes 12:1-14 Reference: v.13 Now all has been heard; here is the conclusion of the matter: Fear God and keep his commandments, for this is the duty of…

Best Facebook Post EVER

It was so lovely to see posts from people in all walks of my life, but one of my favourites was from a girl called Sheron. Ecclesiastes 11:1-10 Reference: v.6 Sow your seed in the morning, and at evening let your hands not be idle, for you do not know which will succeed, whether this or that, or whether…

The Diligent Worker

I’m a big supporter of the saying, ‘Don’t put off until tomorrow what you can do today.’ Ecclesiastes 10:1-20 Reference: v.18 Through laziness, the rafters sag; because of idle hands, the house leaks. (TNIV Bible) Explore: I’m rarely more proud of myself than when I return to a piece of work to discover that I have completed…

A Passionate Profession

I know too many people who have chased after a big pay packet only to hate their work and find their life miserable. Ecclesiastes 9:1-18 Reference: v.10 Whatever your hand finds to do, do it with all your might, for in the realm of the dead, where you are going, there is neither working nor…

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