Short Devotion : Revelation 22:15

Short Devotion : Revelation 22:15

“Outside are the dogs, those who practice magic arts, the sexually immoral, the murderers, the idolaters and everyone who loves and practices falsehood.” Revelation 22:15 These are people who are outside the kingdom of God and aren’t interested in repenting. Therefore...
Short Devotion : Revelation 10:6

Short Devotion : Revelation 10:6

And he [the angel] swore by him who lives for ever and ever, who created the heavens and … the earth … and said, “There will be no more delay!” Revelation 10:6 Ezekiel prophesied Jerusalem’s demise. “The time has come for every prophecy to be fulfilled! … There will...
On asking why – Job 42:3

On asking why – Job 42:3

“Why did Grandpa die, Mum?” he asked for about the hundredth time. I took a deep breath. My previous answers hadn’t satisfied him. “Well, … that’s just the way life is.” Despite my desire to answer all of my children’s questions honestly and...
Book Review : A Shepherd Looks at Psalm 23

Book Review : A Shepherd Looks at Psalm 23

A Shepherd Looks at Psalm 23 is now quite old, but has been republished several times. Phillip Keller writes about the 23rd Psalm from the perspective of a shepherd. He is well qualified to do this as he grew up in East Africa amongst herdsmen and also owned a sheep...
Communion : Jesus dwells among us

Communion : Jesus dwells among us

John describes Jesus’ coming this way, “The Word became flesh and made his dwelling among us” (John 1:14 NIV). Throughout the New Testament, we see that Jesus desires to be with us. When he chose his disciples the first thing recorded is not that they...
Short Devotion : Matthew 21:29-30

Short Devotion : Matthew 21:29-30

Read more of my short devotions on this blog or on Pinterest. “I will not,” he answered, but later he changed his mind and went. Then the father went to the other son and said the same thing. He answered, “I will, sir,” but he did not go. Matthew...
Why Noah?

Why Noah?

I  wrote this article recently for Christian Today. It surprises me that people on the fringe of faith, or totally opposed to faith,often ask me about Noah. Of all the stories in the Bible, why Noah? I suspect it’s because they heard this story as a child and now as...