Articles and Devotional Thoughts Archives


Interruptions
Sunday, June 12th, 2016 at 9:57pm

Church Bulletin There I was ploughing along with my sermon on Psalm 23. Suddenly the page dropped away, the screen returned to the home setting…
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Let no one despise your youth
Monday, June 6th, 2016 at 10:30am

Church Bulletin We live at a time when society is obsessed with youthfulness. Some people spend copious amounts of money attempting to peel back the…
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Ridicule in the Bible
Tuesday, May 10th, 2016 at 6:21pm

Church Bulletin Whatever criticisms may be levelled at the Bible it can never be called dull and colourless. Sometimes it even shocks particularly with the…
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God’s church is a broad church
Sunday, May 1st, 2016 at 3:01pm

Church bulletin Some time ago I was talking to a ministerial friend when he described the wife of another pastor as being “a bit out…
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Fasting
Monday, April 18th, 2016 at 11:25am

Church Bulletin Fasting seems to be a thing of the past for Christians. By fasting I am referring to abstaining from food for a set…
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Light Bearing Servants
Monday, April 11th, 2016 at 4:58pm

Church Bulletin Luke 17:10, “…….So likewise you, when you have done all those things which you are commanded, say, ‘We are unprofitable servants. We have…
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Marriage milestones
Sunday, April 3rd, 2016 at 10:40pm

Church bulletin 2016 is a year of marriage milestones. As a church we have just celebrated our first wedding when Luke and Brigitte tied the…
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Buzz words and Biblical concepts
Thursday, March 17th, 2016 at 7:25pm

Church bulletin for March Go on many church websites and you will see that certain words feature prominently – connecting and community being two. A…
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“Do yourself a favour”
Monday, March 7th, 2016 at 10:41am

Church bulletin for March Most Aussies from about the age of 40 are familiar with these words – “do yourself a favour”. I was reminded…
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A painful privilege
Sunday, February 28th, 2016 at 3:42pm

Church bulletin It is six months ago that I last penned a devotional for the church bulletin. Of course much of the time in between…
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