Spiritual Mysteries #4 // Holiness

Spiritual Mysteries #4 // Holiness

These spiritual mysteries have really highlighted the place of tension in which we live as Christians.We exist in a kind of in between place, where we see glimpses of God’s kingdom come and yet wedon’t see it in all of its fullness. We are redeemed but we still feel...
‘Where is the one?’ | Advent #4

‘Where is the one?’ | Advent #4

They couldn’t quite believe their eyes. This was it. This was the moment. This was the star.The Magi were miles away from the action, not likely candidates to be interrupted by the birth of a baby in Bethlehem, but they were different. They had been preparing for the...
‘Let’s go and see’ Shepherds | Advent #3

‘Let’s go and see’ Shepherds | Advent #3

My friends and I have a Whatsapp group, we use it for keeping in touch, catching up on the mundane moments in life. We know that there will be days we can’t all reply straight away or bits of conversation might pass us by… and yet – ‘free for a call?’...
‘How will this be?’ Mary | Advent #2

‘How will this be?’ Mary | Advent #2

A teenage girl pledged to be married, the pathway for her life was set. In the picture books she’s always pictured sweeping or cleaning but I wonder what she was really doing that day when she was interrupted? One thing is for sure is that she didn’t wake up that day...
The Great Interruption | Advent #1

The Great Interruption | Advent #1

How do you feel when someone interrupts you? Sometimes interruptions come as a welcome distraction from the inbox or the mundane. Other times they jolt us like a bad gear change, moving us from our focus and changing our course – sometimes indefinitely. As I...
Spiritual Mysteries #4 // Holiness

Spiritual Mysteries #3 // Unbelief

It’s impossible to deny that life is full of mystery, and that as humans we are bound to wonder. What lies beyond the stars? How did we get here? Why do bad things happen to good people? What will tomorrow hold? There are some mysteries in particular which I would...