'faith' tagged posts

Wired to Doubt

We have been doing some renovations on our sixty-year-old house. It is challenging to fix an old building because when you open a wall, whatever you find needs to be fixed. In some houses you will find aluminum and copper wiring in the same wall. If discovered, it must be fixed. Rewiring a house is…

God Almighty

One of my favourite activities to do when my children were young and unable to read was to take time to read books to them. We had hundreds of books, but over time, it became apparent that there were some favourites. Many we read every day. Also, after a time, I would get tired of…

The Waiting Game

I am an impatient person. I do not like waiting. I get annoyed by slow drivers in fast lanes. I audibly sigh when I get into a long checkout line. Even when I do weddings, I warn the bride and groom that if they are fifteen minutes late, I will ask guests to leave. Those…

Perfected Love

I have been preaching out of Galatians for the last few months. Sharing out of chapter 5, we discovered that living a life of love fulfils the law. I started to think about love and I was drawn to 1 John. Here, John calls us to love God and one another in what he calls…

Depending on the Vine

One of the biggest hindrances to Christian growth is our own pride. As human beings, we often think very highly of ourselves. Our success and achievements are just that… ours. But as Christians, is that the way we should go through life? Is life purely about us? One of the most merciful gifts God can…