Our crowns

I have been reading and reflecting on Paul’s first letter to the Thessalonians in preparation for a new preaching series starting next month. In doing so a few things have jumped at me that I thought worth writing about, for … Read More

Christian groaning.

Groaning comes naturally to us all. There always seems to be something to complain about, something that causes us to groan. Mostly it is things we look back to longingly. With the current impact of the pandemic our natural predisposition … Read More

Gentle and lowly part 2.

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In a previous blog I introduced the book Gentle and Lowly by Dane Ortland. My favourite chapter was on the emotional life of Christ. He has fascinating things to say about emotions generally and the emotions of Christ. He focuses … Read More

Gentle and Lowly.

I have just finished an extremely encouraging devotional book called Gentle and lowly by Dane Orlund.   https://www.amazon.co.uk/Gentle-Lowly-Christ-Sinners-Sufferers/dp/1433566133/ref=sr_1_1?crid=1Y9ATRY8W7ASZ&dchild=1&keywords=gentle+and+lowly+dane+ortlund&qid=1611920624&sprefix=gentle+and+%2Caps%2C166&sr=8-1   The whole book is a mediation on the heart of Christ based on Matthew 11v29   Take my yoke upon you … Read More

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