Tag Archives: salvation

All the 7’s

Do you ever do any of the Facebook quizzes, that reveal so much about yourself? Well here is a quick Bible quiz – see how much you know. How many times did Joshua’s army go round Jericho? (Joshua 6:3-4) How … Continue reading

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Glorious bread

Bread. Don’t you just love the smell as it comes out of the oven? Break off a chunk while it’s still warm, and load it with butter. Mind the drips as the butter melts; stuff it into your mouth and … Continue reading

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Dealing with damage

The plumber came to mend the central heating timer today. He told me he’d been on a speed awareness course, having been caught doing a few miles per hour over the 30 limit. One thing that impacted him was the … Continue reading

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Coming home

I am not squeamish about much, but I can’t quite come to terms with the idea of poking things through your ears; so while I really like the look of earrings, I’ve never fancied having mine pierced. So the verses of Exodus 21:1-6 … Continue reading

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Who can go?

I remember the evening when I heard Louise had been knocked down. Just 11 years old, she’d raced across the road, following a friend. No-one expected her to survive. She had an amazing voice, and had sung a solo in … Continue reading

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Paid on the nail

A couple were moving house, and some things just had to be parted with. Going through the loft, the wife came across some old sports trophies belonging to her husband. As he’d told her to exercise her discretion, she chose … Continue reading

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Ever ask why?

You may remember a fascinating Guardian advert from 1986, which shows the same event from three different angles, demonstrating how important perspective is on how we view and interpret a situation. Ever ask God why? Moses gave the Israelites God’s clear … Continue reading

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