The woman had told several lies about me. Rumours circulated and the hurt grew. I wanted to fight back and defend myself, but I knew it wasn’t the way. When Jesus was criticised and rejected, his humility and kindness lay in his sense of identity; in being so completely sure of who He was.
When you have those moments in life where you can cross from before into after, it’s important to stop, take time and make changes that will sustain you for the long-haul.
New biblical film depicts Paul’s pivotal role in the early church, and stars James Faulkner (Downton Abby) as Saint Paul, and Jim Caviezel (The Passion of the Christ) as Saint Luke.
I still remember Kevin Rudd saying, ‘To the mothers and the fathers, the sons and the daughters, for the breaking up of the families, we say sorry’.
“Mum, he’s breathing my air!” Kids fight. They drive one another mad. Parents ask me how to stop it and why it’s happening. Here’s my response.
Can we talk about what disgusting dust collectors they are? And the unbelievable amount of hair I apparently lose each day? Bleh.
Who are the “unblessed” today? Might they not be the homeless, the addicts, the sex-workers, the abused and the victimised? Why it is those who society considers the “unblessed,” who are blessed by Christ.
We live in a world of mass media, big ideas, cultural change and global pain… it’s time to shine a light and apply love like a balm.
Most teens are thoughtless rather than selfish. Here’s 5 tips to help you tackle this stage of teenagehood in a way to ensure it’s just a temporary blip.
As we celebrate Valentine’s Day this week, what is it about the bride and groom metaphor described in the Bible that we can learn from when we think of our relationship with God and the conversations we have with him?