A lovely acknowledgment

When Wendy and I got married in 1979 a few people seemed concerned. I never quite understood, but they did. One of my friends felt so strongly refused to come to our wedding noting in his advanced wisdom that I was making the biggest mistake of my life. Yes, that pretty much ended that friendship….

Have a sober opinion of yourself

A number of years ago a young lady asked me about how she could see herself – not appearance in a mirror but should she see herself as someone of deep need, not measuring up to what Christ calls us to. It was a remarkable moment to see a young lady with real talent, remarkable…

You are precious in his sight

It was a Sunday school song – and it was sung to remind children that no matter who they were, what colour their skin or anything else they were precious in the sight of God. The passage of Scripture that has always stood out for me is this: 15 One day some parents brought their little…