Tag Archives: salvation

Help! I’m under attack – Psalm 70

I only had one boss in my working life, who did not like me. She made my life difficult, in the hope I’d resign. She was also dishonest in her dealings, and the day of reckoning eventually came for her. … Continue reading

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Fit for a king – Psalm 45

Oh boy! Somebody way too fat is looking back at me from my mirror. Not pretty. Uggggh! Psalm 45 is understood to be a prophetic description of the marriage of Christ, to his resplendent bride. What an awesome description of … Continue reading

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A right to be heard – Psalm 17

Would you say you were a righteous person? If not, why not? Is it enough to make the claim that Jesus has died in my place, so I don’t need to do anything more? What sort of children do you … Continue reading

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Mission impossible – Psalm 15

Here’s the question – do you think you could ever be good enough to set up home on God’s patch? Even if it were possible, would you have the gall to do it, knowing your next door neighbour knew everything … Continue reading

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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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