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Journey to humility

“Virtually every Christian passes through these two stages in his pursuit of humility. In the first he fears and flees and seeks deliverance from all that can humble him. He has not yet learned to seek humility at any cost.

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True Equality!

“Only in Christ’s Kingdom can true equality be realized. Capacities, resources and abilities may vary significantly, but every woman, child and man has great worth because they are ‘Image Bearers’

Equality in this perfect Kingdom is found in the ‘adoption’
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Get Set Apart!

“Anything that hinders me from falling into the ground, everything that interferes with my taking up my cross, dying to self, separating from the world, cleaning my life up, or entering through the narrow gate, anything that interferes with that
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The unwavering need for courage

“Whether you think you can, or whether you think you can’t; either way you will be right!”1 which is a very reasonable observation, as it has been said “life shrinks and expands in proportion to one’s courage” 2
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Faith & Mystery - Both Essential!

"There are things about God we can only take on faith because God has revealed them to us. While not opposed to reason, they are beyond reason: if the only way open to us for the knowledge of God were
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Kids are not 'post-moderns'

"Children, up until end of secondary school are not ‘post-moderns’, they are in reality merely confused market manipulated eclectics. In the absence of a well thought through, historically valid and sustainable meta-narrative, these now anchor-less 21st Century souls have been
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The Cross - The Symbol of Hope!

"The essence of sin is we human beings substituting ourselves for God, while the essence of salvation is God substituting Himself for us. We...put ourselves where only God deserves to be: God...puts Himself where only we deserve to be."         Dr
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Living Lives of 'Free Play'

" The other dominant school of Western writers advocates living lives of "free play". It believes that if we continually reinvent ourselves in the midst of our fluctuating social, psychological, and economic environments, we will be able to meet our
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The Chaos of the selfist 'moral voice'.

“The modern world, obsessed with liberty, has slain virtue, leaving us morally bereft, in a world of darkness. With modernity came an impulse to liberate the individual from ‘external morality’ and to replace it with an inner moral voice. Each
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21st Century 'Spirituality'?

I am finding it hard to believe just how religious and spiritual the world is becoming.  Everywhere I go I see people in worship and prayer.On the bus to school, on the train and plane…
In the classroom, the bedroom…
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I Arise Today - Prayer of St Patrick

I arise today through a mighty strength, the invocation of the Trinity, through the belief in the threeness, through confession of the oneness of the Creator of Creation. I arise today through the strength of Christ's birth with his baptism…
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Switching places?!?

"The honour of the world makes us attribute to ourselves all that we do and ends by setting us upon pedestals like little gods.Well, proud and self-comlplacent soul, thus deifed by the honour of the world, see how the Eternal,