Tag Archives: rest

Excess Baggage

Hi Everyone, David here. In classic Greek mythology, Pandora was the first woman on earth. Legend has it that the gods endowed her with many talents: Aphrodite gave her beauty, Apollo music, Hermes persuasion. The gods also gave her the gift of … Continue reading

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Resurrection Gifts

Hi everyone, Rob here. Easter Sunday in our church is an unusual day. We all know that it’s the high point in the Christian calendar: Christ overcomes death, the devil and the world, revealing who he is, vindicating all that … Continue reading

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The Unforced Rhythm of Grace

Hi everyone, David here. This week we have been focusing on rest and the unforced rhythm of grace – now there’s a book title. Jesus puts it this way: Are you tired? Worn out? Burned out on religion? Come to … Continue reading

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Heart Moments

Hi everyone. Rob here. Sometimes your body tells you what your heart needs. I got sick last week and, out of necessity, missed church and a leadership meeting. Watching golf instead of singing hymns on a Sunday morning felt a … Continue reading

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Be Still My Soul

Hi everyone. Rob here. In the older versions of the NIV Zephaniah 3:17 says that God will quiet us with his love. I am struggling to experience that at the moment. Work is busy as planning for 2017 coincides with … Continue reading

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Winter’s Gift

Hi everyone. Rob here. We’ve just had the gift of a long weekend here in New Zealand. It also marked the beginning of winter. Winter can be a difficult time spiritually. There are a number of contributors to this. We’re … Continue reading

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Feeling Groovy

Greetings, David here. It was never Jesus’s intent that we should fill up our lives with being busy.  Everyday at work I hear stories of people being so busy, with so much to do and so little time.  While this … Continue reading

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