Archive for January, 2007

Decisions decisions

January 31st, 2007

Every day we make decisions. Some we just do naturally without thinking too much about and others we seem to struggle with. Some we even mull over for months at a time. I have been in the process of making a particular decision for more than a year – 15 months to be precise! At […]

Trust and security

January 18th, 2007

Trust and security are words that fit together well I think. We can trust in something and that trust can bring us a sense of security. As I thought about this the other day I reflected on the things I put my trust in. As a committed Christian the obvious one was God. However, I […]

Always heard

January 7th, 2007

My Pastor shared an interesting point from Daniel chapter 10 this morning. This passage talks about Daniel committing himself to the Lord and undertaking a time of prayer and fasting (abstaining from certain foods) for a period of three weeks. The passage tells us that after the fast Daniel had a vision of a man […]

Hidden Treasure and God’s Kingdom

January 5th, 2007

While I was reading through my Bible the other day and I came across the parables of the hidden treasure and the pearl from Matthew chapter 14 versus 44-46.“The kingdom of heaven is like treasure hidden in a field. When a man found it, he hid it again, and then in his joy went and […]

Just live it

January 1st, 2007

Each year I try to have a Bible verse for the year which really speaks to me and I also try to have a theme or a phrase that reflects where I am at. My theme for this year is “just live it”. In my reflective times over the past few weeks, I stumbled across […]