Archive for November, 2008

Why do people go to church?

November 30th, 2008

I had an interesting discussion with some friends last week about why people go to church. There was about 12 of us and we went around the group and shared our thoughts. I found it was an interesting discussion and it was good to hear why people went to church. There were a number of […]

Stock markets and Jubilee

November 30th, 2008

Now I am no expert in the financial stock markets and investments, but one thing that seems to happen every seven years or so is the stock markets have a slump. This has the effect of levelling them out and if many stocks were overpriced, they seem to come back to a more normal level. […]

A letter to the captives

November 28th, 2008

One of the great things about God is that He is never far away. Even though sometimes in our lives we might feel like we are living in exile or being held captive, He is always willing to bring us a message of hope. We see this in the Old Testament book of Jeremiah. In […]

A cool experience

November 26th, 2008

Yesterday my wife, girls and I went out to a friends farm. It is always nice to get out of town and be on a farm as I love the wide open space and the peace and quiet. One of the things I got to do was ride in a harvester for the first time. […]

Show me Your ways

November 24th, 2008

This morning I had a short worship time. The song that really hit the spot for me was Hillsong’s “Show me your ways”. It is another older one, but it expressed my heart to God today. I am finding this more and more lately. That when I put on some worship music that one song […]