While Aussie farmers are struggling under the drought, it seems many Christian farmers are finding comfort in their faith.
Month: August 2018
3 John 1:1 Jude, a servant of Jesus Christ and brother of James, To those who are called, beloved in God the Father and kept for Jesus Christ: 2 May mercy, peace, and love be multiplied to you. 3 Beloved, although I was very eager to write to you about our common salvation, I found it necessary to ...Read More
‘She broke the flask and poured it on His head.’ Mark 14:3 NKJV Do you remember the prostitute who anointed Jesus? ‘A woman came, having an alabaster flask of very costly oil of spikenard. Then she broke the flask and poured it on His head.’ She gave her most precious possession to Jesus. Not only ...Read More
After sitting through a Mother’s Day church service in 1909, Sonora Dodd felt inspired to campaign for equal recognition of fathers.
‘Let us run with endurance the race.’ Hebrews 12:1 NKJV Experienced runners know if they can just keep going, eventually they’ll get their ‘second wind’. Some refer to it as ‘runner’s high’, a release of adrenalin that makes you feel like you could run all day. So the word for you today is: keep running ...Read More
2 Chronicles 32–34 18:1 And he told them a parable to the effect that they ought always to pray and not lose heart. 2 He said, “In a certain city there was a judge who neither feared God nor respected man. 3 And there was a widow in that city who kept coming to him and saying, ‘Give ...Read More
‘Build an altar to the Lord your God.’ Judges 6:26 NKJV We may all be aware of individuals who have done something really wrong, and then try hide it or find someone else to blame. Often we might try to excuse ourselves by saying our shortcomings are hereditary, or try to blame our faults on ...Read More
‘He has rescued Daniel from the power of the lions.’ Daniel 6:27 NLT Sarah Utterbach writes: ‘There have been times when I wanted God to rescue me from certain pits, but He didn’t. Why? Because He wanted me to learn that His grace was sufficient in the pit. The question is never, “What will God ...Read More
‘I will pour out My Spirit on all flesh.’ Acts 2:17 NKJV Jesus was called a ‘friend of…sinners.’ (Matthew 11:19 NIV) Why? Because He didn’t analyse and label people. He didn’t seek out the well-heeled and well-behaved. He included them, but He didn’t limit Himself to their company. He sought out those who were marginalised ...Read More