Author: Hermese Duncan
These Dry Bones Shall Live!
Mortal, can these dry bones live? I challenge you: prophesy! Say to those dead areas in your life: ‘Thus says the Lord God: I will cause breath to enter you, and you shall live.’ Respond in obedience with faith and you will see the power of the resurrection in your life.
What is grace? Grace is God’s favour towards us, unearned and undeserved; by grace, God forgives our sins, enlightens our minds, stirs our hearts, and strengthens our wills. (Taken from the Catechism of the Anglican Church)
Oh love that will not let me go I rest my weary soul in thee I give thee back the life I owe That in thine ocean depths its flow May richer, fuller be Oh light that followest all my way I yield my flickering torch to thee My heart restores its borrowed ray That…
Which One are You?
God answers prayers, this we know. If we tell ourselves otherwise might it be because we approach God with the answer already in mind so that we are blinded to God’s response to our prayers? In this week’s piece, I examine the difference between Abram (father of our faith) and Nicodemus, who approached the light…
The Lenten journey is one that beckons us towards obedience. In our separation from the things of the world, we are drawn closer to God, a closeness that we attain only if we are obedient.
We are called to be lights in a dark world. Let your light shine: retreat to receive the revelation of God’s word; retreat and allow God’s Word to transfigure you.
God Answers Prayers
God is willing to answer your prayers. Are you willing to do what God requires for your prayers to be answered? Maybe, the only thing preventing your prayers from being answered is yourself…
Removing the Veil
Begin with the end in mind At that moment the curtain of the temple was torn in two, from top to bottom. The earth shook, and the rocks were split. Matthew 27:51 This verse is taken from the story of Jesus’ crucifixion, a story which, in my Church’s lectionary, we will encounter in several weeks…
The Price of Admission
This week’s message reflects on what it means to be blessed. Read on…are you one of the ‘blessed and highly favoured’?
The Call And he said to them, ‘Follow me, and I will make you fish for people.’ Immediately they left their nets and followed him. Matthew 4:19-20 This account from the call of the disciples, which makes up part of this Sunday’s Gospel: Matthew 4:12-23, varies from the one that led us into the past…