God's word in today's world


The bus driver will stop for you

There’s this cute story about a little boy waiting on the sidewalk for the bus. He was very patient and quietly stood there waiting. A man came past and said: “Young man, if you’re waiting for the bus, you’ll have to go and wait at the next corner. That’s where the bus picks up passengers. You’re […]

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You have value and you have a calling

At one time or another every one of us is confronted by the question: What am I actually doing here? What is my purpose on earth? And often the answer gets lost in the mist as we drown in feelings of inferiority. Man, that’s not a good place to be. But then I remember a […]

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Belonging to God

When life is hard, I often question my self-worth. Am I good enough? Will I be able to make it? Fortunately, the Holy Spirit reminds me that my worth does not depend on me, but on the One who created me. 1… greet the church of the Thessalonian Christians in the name of God our […]

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Called? You? Yes, you! Just as you are!

Let’s look at verse 4 again: 4Be assured that when we speak to you we’re not after crowd approval—only God approval. Since we’ve been put through that battery of tests, you’re guaranteed that both we and the Message are free of error, mixed motives, or hidden agendas. We never used words to butter you up. […]

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Naughty as always

After 40 years I was back at my primary school in Somerset West where my daughter took part in an evening athletics event. I could hardly believe it, but one of my old teachers, Mr. Le Roux, was still there and was the starter for the evening. I walked over and introduced myself. With such […]

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