We can ALL play our part

It was such a joy when the BBC displayed a good news story on the front page of their website a couple of years ago. A homeless guy found a bag filled with $42,000 and handed it in to the police. He said even though he is homeless, he has been brought up knowing God…

Shhh! It’s a secret!

“A story is told as much by silence as by speech.” ~ Susan Griffin ~ There are certain things that God will tell us that He wants us to keep secret. The Bible has many illustrations of this: In Genesis 37*, God shows Joseph that he will become the ruler over his father and his…

Dealing with discontentment

The story of Jacob, Rachel and Leah [Genesis 29] is well-known to many for the fact that Jacob, who was in love with Rachel was tricked into marrying Leah as it was customary in those days for the eldest to be married off before the youngest. However, perhaps there is more to the story than…

So much joy; so much pain

“I consider that our present sufferings are not worth comparing with the glory that will be revealed in us.” – Romans 8:18 – ———————————– Lupita Nyong’o’s heartfelt speech was by far one of the highlights of the 2014 Oscars ceremony. Aside from the ‘best of all selfie’ pics that Ellen posted, it was Lupita’s words…