‘He reveals mysteries from the darkness and brings the deep darkness into light’ Job 12:22 NASB I’ve been wrestling with the concept of the “inward path to God” in my quest to become closer to and more intimate with God. I found it raises more questions than answers. How […]Read More Journey to the Core
‘Your commands are my chart and guide. I long for your instructions more than I can tell.’ (Psalm 119:19-20 TLB) Recently, I came across a quote from Paul Tillich, a Lutheran Protestant […]Read More Where are we pointing the bow of the ship?
‘But grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ.’ 2 Peter 3:18 Very often the greatest gifts in our lives are the most unexpected. Those things that we never could have planned or crafted for ourselves, and yet seem perfectly designed for us. Recently I’ve been reading Wayne Simsic excellent book, The Inward […]Read More Everything is Grace
‘But by the grace of God I am what I am.’ 1 Corinthians 15:10 (NKJV) Have you ever just wanted to take a long walk talking to God. Seeking Him for what your desires are. Just to talk with him and tell him how you feel, what is going on in your life. A road to […]Read More A symphony of grace
As they pass through the Valley of Baca, they make it a place of springs (Psalm 84:6) One of my greatest struggles in prayer is dryness. Do you ever experience seasons of dryness in your own prayer life? Many times, I have become confused by these experiences, particularly as my prayer time has become dry […]Read More Dryness – A time of transition into deeper prayer
My heart says of you, “Seek his face!” Your face, Lord, I will seek. Psalm 27:7-8 (NIV) The popularity of Facebook reminds me of our great desire to connect with a face that represents the life of a friend, a co-worker, or an acquaintance from years before. Facebook had more than 2.2 billion active monthly users in […]Read More The Original Facebook
“When you pray, say: ‘Father, hallowed be Your name” Luke 11:2 In my last blog we observed something of the prayer life of Jesus, which undoubtedly was a large part of the motivation behind the request of the unnamed disciple “Lord, teach us to pray.” For Jesus, prayer was the most natural and necessary aspect […]Read More To Behold the Face of God