Category Archives: faith

Fragility, Fallenness, Fear and Faith

Hi everyone. Rob here. We are about to enter a time of lockdown here in New Zealand as we respond to the threat of Covid-19. As far as lockdowns go it’s fairly comfortable. Electricity continues to flow. Supermarkets are open … Continue reading

Posted in Christ, Christianity, faith, God, Spirituality, surrender, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Faith not Fear

Hi everyone. Rob here. One of the most radical things that God tells his people in Scripture is this: Fear not. There are other variants. Do not be afraid, do not worry, do not be frightened. We live in a … Continue reading

Posted in Christ, Christianity, faith, God, kingdom of God, Spirituality, trust, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

In The Shallows

Hi everyone. Rob here. Sometimes you need to take a moment and take stock of where you are and the direction you’re heading in. Yesterday I returned to the spot by the Waikato River where I received the call to … Continue reading

Posted in Christianity, faith, God, kingdom of God, Spirituality, surrender, trust, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Persistent Surrender

Kia Ora everyone. Rob here. I’ve been thinking about words like perseverance, persistence, patience and how they combine with other words like surrender, passion, calling and even, pain. I’m in an in-between time. I have started a new ministry but … Continue reading

Posted in Christ, Christianity, faith, God, Spirituality, surrender, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Let’s Be Wholehearted

Happy New Year everyone. Rob here. The transition from holidays to work is always a difficult one, isn’t it? On holiday you slow down, you spend time in God’s glorious creation, you get away from commercialism and noise, you give … Continue reading

Posted in Christ, Christianity, faith, Father God, God, Holy Spirit, Spirituality, surrender, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Let’s Say Yes

Christmas greetings everyone. Rob here. As the year comes to an end, I wonder how you’re interpreting the year that’s been for you? My wife, Kiley and I, were doing this last night as we pondered all that has happened … Continue reading

Posted in Christ, Christianity, Christmas, faith, God, Spirituality, trust, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Fish Sandwiches

Hi everyone. Rob here. I had taken my shoes off and was ankle deep in the fresh water of the Sea of Galilee when I turned to one of my travelling companions and said, This feels holy. What made me … Continue reading

Posted in Christ, Christianity, faith, God, restoration, resurrection, Spirituality, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment