The Greatest News

Heather’s Testimony

I wasn’t raised in the church but was required to go to the Church of England as a Brownie occasionally. I made a concerted effort as I desperately wanted the honour of carrying the Brownie flag up the aisle. I’d attend with my mum and we’d fight to stay awake in the cold, gloomy building, with a man droning on […]

A Man that is a Sinner

“And when they saw it, they all murmured, saying, That he was gone to be guest with a man that is a sinner.” — Luke 19:7 Zacchaeus may have been a “wee little man” but he was certainly not short on cash. Used by Romans to collect Jewish taxes and hated by his own people, the Jews, for profiting from […]

What is God looking for?

“And whosoever shall exalt himself shall be abased; and he that shall humble himself shall be exalted.” — Matthew 23:12     It has been said, “Don’t judge a book by its cover.” And it could also be said, “Don’t judge a man by his appearance.” If outward appearances could save, the Pharisees and scribes would have definitely been saved. They […]

There is Hope

Last Year Was Tough! It was uncertain. Depressing. Even frightening. But will this new year be any better? Let’s hope so! Yet, just as last year surprised us all, there’s no guarantee this new year will be any better! So, is there any hope? Is there anything or anyone we can really trust? Yes. There is hope. But lasting hope […]

What is the Greatest News?

Good  news is hard to find: bills…sickness…war…death. Bad news seems to be everywhere. Some good news would be nice. Maybe a job promotion! An all-expense paid holiday! Or winning a million pounds! Would you believe there is some good news you might have missed? In fact, this is the greatest news in the world! So what is this good news?     First, we need to understand […]