Tested by God

 23 Search me, God, and know my heart; test me and know my anxieties. 24 See if there is any offensive way in me; lead me in the everlasting way. Psalm 139 In this powerful prayer King David makes 4 demands of God. These demands build upon each other to prepare David...

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I Forget

I forget things all the time.  When I forget, I always lose something.  I lose time looking for forgotten objects.  I lose face when I forget people’s names.  I lose interest when others forget their point.  I lose grudges when I forget sins.  I could even lose my life if...

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Past or Future

Which is better, to focus on the past or to focus on the future? If we focus on the past we get frustrated with present as we “remember the good old days” and fear the future lest history repeat itself. If we focus on future, and forget the past, our...

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Teach Your Kids about Santa!

Did you know that Santa Claus was a real bloke?  The word ‘Santa Claus’ comes from  ‘Saint Nicholas’.  Nicholas was a Christian man born in Patara Turkey around 270AD. He was so serious about following Jesus that, after both his parents died, he used all his family inheritance to care...

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The Woman Sydney Forgot

When police found Natalie Wood on the floor by her bed in July 2011, a month before her 87th birthday, she was little more than a skeleton and a set of bright pink dentures. Animals had gnawed holes in bones still greasy and smelly… That she was not missed for...

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