Tag Archives: freedom

Great Expectations

Hi everyone. Rob here. One of the greatest burdens we bear is the burden of expectation. These expectations are sometimes spoken but are often unspoken and sensed. They are often not even real but perceived. There are the expectations we … Continue reading

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For Today

Hi everyone. Rob here. I often turn to the verse of the day on my Bible app in the early morning to help turn my mind and heart towards God and his kingdom. Yesterdays verse was particularly striking. Here it … Continue reading

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No Longer Condemned

Hi everyone. Rob here. One of the biggest struggles we face in this life is believing what God truly thinks of us. Most people I know, Christians included, find it very easy to sink into self-condemnation, self-pity or self-hatred. At … Continue reading

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Born Again and Again

Hi everyone, Rob here. In John 3 Jesus has a fascinating conversation with the Pharisee, Nicodemus. The conversation begins with Nicodemus flattering Jesus, acknowledging that he’s a teacher who has come from God. Jesus, as usual, doesn’t play along and … Continue reading

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Choking and Flourishing

Hi everyone, Rob here. In our backyard is a large punga tree – a New Zealand fern. Over the years it has been slowly choked by an ivy plant coming over from the neighbours. My daughter Jaz (7) and I … Continue reading

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Goodness and Glory

Hi everyone. Rob here. In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. That’s how the Bible begins in Genesis 1:1. The Creation story in Genesis 1 and 2 is important for us to know; not in a Sunday … Continue reading

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Freedom Reigns

Hi friends, David here. In 1952, C S Lewis, wrote Mere Christianity, where he described what free will is and by implication what he believed freedom is. Lewis maintained that God created things which had free will. That means creatures … Continue reading

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