Archive for August, 2009

Stained glass windows

August 31st, 2009

Hello all, Being someone who loves tradition and older style church buildings –  I really love stained glass windows. I thought today I would share one of the windows in our church. It is an image of Jesus as the Good Shepherd holding His lambs. If you click on the above image it will show […]

Dream-makers or Dream-takers

August 30th, 2009

One thing I have realised in this life is that we all have the power to be dream-makers or dream-takers. We can chose which one we become by our words and actions. We can build people up by encouraging and supporting them or we can tear them down by treating them badly or taking away […]

Give me an understanding heart Lord

August 28th, 2009

If we look back to the Old Testament book of 1 Kings 3 we see an interesting passage that is headed “Solomon asks for wisdom”. We see in this passage that he could have asked God for anything, Solomon asked God for “an understanding heart” so he could lead the people of Israel. Let’s have […]

Reaching, encouraging and equipping

August 27th, 2009

Several weeks ago I read a biography about the late M.R. DeHaan who was the founder of Radio Bible Class (now RBC Ministries). He was the Pastor of a church in the 1930’s who used radio to reach the masses and grow his church. One section of the book has been resonating inside me since […]

A great day

August 24th, 2009

I feel really energised today after a great day yesterday. Yesterday we went to church here in Merredin and then went out to church in Mukinbuddin afterwards. “Muka” is about an hours drive north of Merredin. It was nice to do church in two places with two groups of people. Our church has about 50-60 […]