When we are called to times and seasons of silence what is their purpose – or indeed do they have any? Continue Reading
The Heart of God
From the time we can begin to comprehend the world around us until that comprehensions ceases we are aware that good behaviour brings reward and bad behaviour brings punishment – in one form or another. Continue Reading
Picking up again on the theme of our last post I discover in my meditations of the Bible’s songbook that one of the most mystical of Psalms also speaks of The King’s Throne –
“Your throne, O God, endures forever and ever.
You rule with a scepter of justice.
You love justice and hate evil.
Therefore God, your God, has anointed you,
pouring out the oil of joy on you more than on anyone else.”
Psalm 45: 6 & 7 (NLT) Continue Reading
The choice of Bible translations today can, at times, be bewildering. For the most part though I personally enjoy being able to compare translations and find the variety very helpful, at least in the area of research and study. Continue Reading
In the foothills of the Jordan Valley lies the Palestinian refugee camp of Far’a – named after the nearby spring which supplies water to its inhabitants.