Receive the Holy Spirit
The Spirit, in like manner to the Father and the Son, is known by many names. The Spirit, the Third Person of the Holy Trinity, is the manifestation of the power of God. Jesus was the incarnation of the Word of God; the Holy Spirit is the manifestation of the Power of God. It is…
The Call to Abundance
Vocation – a call, a voice, a passion, a burning within. With the many distractions around us, it’s no wonder we struggle to find our vocation. It turns out that the Good Shepherd calls. If we listen carefully, we will find our vocation. Believe it, or not!
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.
For a child has been born for us, a son given to us; authority rests upon his shoulders; and he is named Wonderful Counsellor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.’ Isaiah 2:6
Jesus Christ Is Lord!
Along the pilgrim journey my eyes have been sharpened to recognise God’s guiding hand leading me, and my ears opened to hear His voice as He encourages me, ‘Fear not. I am with you always.’ On this pilgrim journey, I have indeed learnt that Jesus Christ is Lord!
What do you do…for a living?
What do you do for a living? Hmmm…how about what do you do for a life? The answer just might surprise you!
Care For Some Fruit?
What’s your favourite fruit? One of my favourite fruits is Portugal (clementine to most). It’s a citrus fruit, much easier to peel in comparison to its relatives orange and grapefruit. It’s also easy to share – just break off a few pegs and share them with someone. I so love this fruit that it was…
Lights! Camera! Action!
Lights! With this monosyllabic instruction, the way before me was lit. With this one word, no longer did I have to grope my way around, hoping not to bump into something in the dark. With this simple word, I was called forward. Let’s for a moment consider, though, the precursor to this point: me in…
Get Behind Me!
And with these words, she took her stance against the enemy that had been opposing her. With these words, she decided that she had had enough, and it was time to stop being polite. She had been being so polite, gently pushing back, gently resisting, sucking it in, not wanting to offend. For too long,…
Patience can only grow through suffering. Patience can only mature when we endure the wait quietly and steadfastly.