Tag archive: life

Write Your Epitaph

Write Your Epitaph

As someone in their late teens, I found it hard to think of what I was going to do with the rest of my life  Mark 14:1-11 Reference: Truly I tell you, wherever the gospel is preached throughout the world, what she has done will also be told, in memory of her.” (Mark 14:9 TNIV)…

Before You Complain

Before You Complain

I recently saw this sign on a sporting field fence: Before You Complain… Have You Volunteered Yet? To begin with I chuckled. What a good sign! It really puts the ball back in the court of those who are whinging. But then I was a little saddened. Isn’t it a shame that so many people…

Making Fire

Making Fire

Living in Victoria is always a bit of a gamble when it comes to the weather. Even when it’s Spring time you can be looking for the suntan lotion one week and then digging out the thermals the next week! The other week I actually considered lighting our open fire. A match is very helpful to…

Your Life In 5 Minutes

Your Life In 5 Minutes

Last week I attended a funeral of a friend’s father. I had never met the man but went to show support for my friend. The service was lovely and held together great respect for the late gentleman as well as adding some of his humour and love as well. It’s always interesting listening to the eulogy….

Three Dollars Worth of God

Three Dollars Worth of God

Wilbur Rees writes in his book Three Dollars Worth of God: I would like to buy $3 worth of God, please. Not enough to explode my soul or disturb my sleep, but just enough to equal a cup of warm milk, or a snooze in the sunshine. I don’t want enough of God to make me…

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