We have reached the final part of our study on the letter to the Galatians. Last week we looked at the themes of faith, the law and identity. For the final part of the study; Paul addresses the truth of freedom in Christ. In a believer knowing freedom in Christ, it enables their life to be led by the Spirit. Paul circles back to what … Continue reading Bible Study: Galatians 5-6
Following on from last week, Paul continues to address the ‘foolishness’ of the Galatians. Regarding them moving away from the true gospel. Paul is direct in his criticism to the Galatians; it was their choice to accept other teachings. Paul addresses the truth of how they are saved by faith in Christ alone and how their identity is firmly established in Christ. Paul roots it … Continue reading Bible Study: Galatians 3-4
For the next few months, we are going to focus on some of the letters found in the New Testament. The four letters we are going to focus on are: Galatians, Ephesians, Philippians, and Colossians. It will be in a Bible Study sort of style, in which we will look at themes found within each of the letters. I do not have all the answers … Continue reading Bible Study: Galatians 1-2
Hello, dear reader. How are you today? Learning to take life one day at a time is not something we can easily do. Having got through the last year, where everything was shrouded by great uncertainty; led to a lot of worry. I am someone who is fixated on what is to come; even within a day when I have something to do at a … Continue reading Taking it one day at a time.
Hello to you all. I have not blogged in a little while. I share with you a short update on what has been happening in my life. I am currently still in lockdown so not too much has been happening. These months have certainly allowed for some personal growth. I turned 25 on Wednesday so I am now officially halfway through my 20’s. Which is … Continue reading Turning 25 and saying goodbye to the past.
I just wanted to encourage you with a few verses from Deuteronomy. I know from my own life and maybe you do from yours, how quickly I can forget the goodness of God. How God has led me, protected me, and has led me this far. These verses in Deuteronomy remind the Israelites of the goodness of God. It was at the time in which … Continue reading Carried through it all.
Many are the plans in a person’s heart, but it is the Lord’s purpose that prevails. (Proverbs 19v21) Do you see these days as fruitful? Or are you waiting for better days to come? I know I struggle to see the fruitfulness in these days of lockdown, and it can easily put me down. There is a lot of things I want to accomplish this … Continue reading Better Days…
Welcome, to the beginning of February blogs! I want to begin by sharing the message I shared with my church family on Sunday. We have started this series on wisdom and it being put into a song. I decided on Proverbs 11v7, which looks at hope placed in man. The song which I picked was Psalm 62, which highlights what a steadfast hope in the … Continue reading Wisdom and songs – Hope
The final week of January! There is no denying this month has been tough. As I was thinking about the content for this blog, I was led to psalm 143. It is a psalm which highlights the utter despair David was going through as he was facing such an overwhelming situation. He paints a vivid picture of the difficulties he is enduring. As the psalm … Continue reading Hope in the midst of despair
Good morning to you all! How are you doing? I am sharing with you all, the message I shared with your church this Sunday. It is in a different format to how my blogs normally are but I hope you will enjoy it all the same. I did say in my first blog of this year, I would be doing a series on 1 Peter. … Continue reading A life led by the Spirit. (Galatians 5:15-26)