Monthly Archives: March 2014

Jesus as a pot stirrer

I found the above headline used as a search engine term which directed the inquirer to my blog. I’m not sure if it says something about me (It’s true, I am well known for being a pot stirrer.) Or if … Continue reading

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I am kinda musing out loud here.

Micah is my favorite minor prophet book. Micah 6:8 is my favorite OT verse and its my belief that this is the verse on which the frame work of the OT law hangs together, and is the context for us to understand … Continue reading

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Message of encouragement

I received an email from a friend, in which he shared some wonderful answers to prayer. In his concluding paragraph he said. Thanks for praying so faithfully. Sometimes I get discouraged, lose faith, find myself fighting a losing battle. You … Continue reading

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What is wrong with the world?

Mark says it well.

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Getting Past A Headline.

Excuse me while I climb up onto a soapbox. Ummph. Arghhh. Humppph! Gee its high up here. 🙂  One of my pet peeves about the media, and within that framework, I include all forms of social media is how we … Continue reading

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Activism, civil disobedience and prayer.

The refugee issue in Australia is a bit of a hot potato at the moment. For many, it’s an emotionally charged issue; one that has much anger, innuendo, misinformation that is propagated from the many facets of this complex problem. … Continue reading

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God is not dead – nor is hope for the world.

God is not dead. Indeed far from it. The resurrection of Christ is the power of God incarnate. In and through Christ, we have the source of hope and love. In him and through him, we have relationship to the … Continue reading

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God is a God who hears and answers our prayers.

I believe in prayer. Prayer is the means in which we communicate with God. As a Christian, I believe that God answers our prayers and indeed, my experience of being a Christian since 1997 is that indeed, God answers our … Continue reading

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Unpacking – An Indigenous Call to Forgive.

This is the third post of our recent road trip, you can find the first here and the second one here.   In my second article I wrote about Miliwanga Sandy who took the main Saturday night session. Another key note speaker during the … Continue reading

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Fred Phelps is dead – two ways to respond.

I heard tonight that Fred Phelps is dead. For those whom it hasn’t registered, Fred Phelps is the founder and pastor of Westboro Baptist Church. An organisation that I am rather loath to call church. It’s known for its rather … Continue reading

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