20 Dec

December 20th, 2013

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Zechariah’s gift Icon: Scripture: Luke 1:5-24; 57-80 Alone, burning incense before the altar to fulfill his duty as a Levite and priest, Zechariah is confronted by an angel who speaks […]

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19 Dec

December 19th, 2013

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Esther Prays Icon: Scripture:  Esther chapter 4 I believe in prayer.  Not because it works like magic, but because it connects me to God.  The labyrinth of prayer is full […]

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18 Dec

December 18th, 2013

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Elisha’s desire Icon: Scripture: 1 Kings 19, 2 Kings 2 I am not convinced that anyone in the Bible aspired to be a prophet, given the often harsh and persecuted […]

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17 Dec

December 17th, 2013

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And Elijah ran Icon: Scripture: 1 Kings 19:1-18 Immediately following Elijah’s confrontation with the prophets of Baal, the greatest power encounter since the plagues from God descended on the people […]

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16 Dec

December 16th, 2013

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A friend like Jonathan Icon: Scripture: The stories of the Kings of Israel extend from I Samuel through to II Chronicles. Today, we will draw from i and II Samuel as […]

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15 Dec

December 15th, 2013

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Ruth and Naomi Icon: Scripture: The Book of Ruth When I read the story of Ruth I am drawn to the way Ruth and Naomi posture their lives toward each […]

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14 Dec

December 14th, 2013

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Gideon – mighty man of valour Icon: Scripture: Judges 6 & 7 Gideon isn’t an intimidating hero.  His abilities and moral character do not stretch high like a tower casting an […]

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13 Dec

December 13th, 2013

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Rahab’s family Icon: Scripture: Joshua 2, 6 Nestled within the spectacular story of Joshua and Jericho is the story of a woman who lives on the margins of Jericho’s bustling […]

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12 Dec

December 12th, 2013

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And people for God’s own possesion Icon: Scripture: Exodus 19-20 And God said to Moses…’if you will indeed obey my voice and keep my covenant, you shall be my treasured […]

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11 Dec

December 11th, 2013

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Remembering the Red Sea Icon: Scripture: Exodus 14 & 15 Come with me to the far banks of the Red Sea, where the People of Israel, after crossing through on […]

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