Archive for June, 2011

Tour de France jersey colours

June 30th, 2011

As the Tour de France is starting in a few days I thought I would share what the different coloured jerseys in the race mean. In a sense they are like trophies that the riders earn during the race. Yellow Jersey – The yellow jersey, known in French as the maillot jaune, is worn by […]

NLT Study Bible

June 29th, 2011

Over the last few years I have started to use the New Living Translation (NLT) version of the Bible more and more. I just like that it is easy to read, understand and apply to my life. Recently I have purchased a NLT Life Application Study Bible. I wanted it so I could do the […]

The promptings of God

June 28th, 2011

I never cease to be amazed at the way God works in our lives. He guides us and leads us and helps us throughout the day. Recently I was at a loose end with some time to spare, so I thought I would go out the back and mow the lawn. Just as I got […]

Repentance and help from others

June 27th, 2011

I have been thinking a lot about repentance lately. It was initially started by an assignment for college, but the reflection has lingered on for a few weeks. The Doctrine of Repentance refers to the attitude of having godly sorrow for personal sin and the turning away from it towards a new life. In the […]

The West Coast Eagles

June 26th, 2011

My team in the AFL is the West Coast Eagles. After today’s win they are 9 wins and 4 losses and in fifth place. That is way ahead of last years total record of 4 wins and 18 losses and finishing in last place. I have to say that I am very surprised by where […]