Archive for April, 2011

Opinion correctness?

April 26th, 2011

Over the last 20 years or so Australia and other western countries have seen the tide of political correctness rise up. The World English Dictionary says that political correctness is “demonstrating progressive ideals, esp by avoiding vocabulary that is considered offensive, discriminatory, or judgmental, esp concerning race and gender”. In some ways this has been […]

The resurrection shows Jesus is the Way

April 25th, 2011

The Bible says in John 14:6 “Jesus answered, “I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me”. In this verse Jesus is telling us He is the way to the Father, which is also the way to salvation. Just imagine there is a road with […]

Guest post: A lesson from my hot crossed buns

April 24th, 2011

My wife Larissa did a post yesterday on her blog in “In Him”. Today I thought I would share it here… A lesson from my hot crossed buns The day before yesterday I attempted Hot Cross Buns in my Breadmaker for the first time. All went well except the fruit dispenser didn’t dispense. So we […]

Why it is a Good Friday

April 22nd, 2011

Today is Good Friday. I believe it is a really really Good Friday. It is a Good Friday because we remember… Jesus left heaven and lived amongst us Jesus came and died on the cross for our sin. that because of Jesus’s death we can receive forgiveness for our sin. that because of Jesus’ death […]

Easter Bible Readings

April 21st, 2011

Here are some of the Easter Bible readings I try to read each year in the lead up to Easter. You can click on any of the links below to open a free online Bible. Enjoy and be blessed this Easter. Biblical Event Scripture Reference Jesus Comes to Jerusalem Matthew 21:1-11; Mark 11:1-10; Luke 19:28-44; John 12:12-19 […]