Tag Archives: life

The Need to Walk

Hi everyone. Rob here. Last week I enjoyed a wonderful, refreshing Pastor’s Retreat by the shores of Lake Taupo. There was just one problem. I forgot my pillow. Yes, I’m now one of those people that has to cart their … Continue reading

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Storms Will Come

Hi everyone. Rob here. Last week New Zealand was hit by a powerful winter storm with wind, slips, snow and ice closing many roads and grounding flights and ferries. Many lost power. Some became trapped and had to spend a night … Continue reading

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Aliens and Strangers

Hi everyone. Rob here. You may have noticed that the fabric of Western society is changing. Our immigrants now come from Asia and Africa instead of other Western countries. We host refugees who are from multiple faiths and many different … Continue reading

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The Path of Life

Hi everyone. Rob here. I’ve been reading in the Psalms recently and was struck by this beautiful verse in Psalm 16:11. You make known to me the path of life;     you will fill me with joy in your presence,     with … Continue reading

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Made for Beauty

Hi everyone. Rob here. Winter isn’t over yet but last week a perfect daffodil appeared in our garden. Blossom has started to emerge on the trees near my children’s school. I took a Sabbath in the coastal town of Raglan … Continue reading

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Go and Tell

Hi everyone. Rob here. In Mark 5 there’s a remarkable story about a man possessed by an army of demons who go by the name Legion. They have tormented this man causing him to cut himself with stones and giving … Continue reading

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Beyond Circumstance

Hi everyone. Rob here. 28 years ago on Easter Sunday, 1988, the Spirit of God summoned me to lay my life down and receive Jesus Christ as Lord and Saviour. It wasn’t the beginning of my journey; God had always … Continue reading

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