Category: SOAP Thoughts

Capacity

“Soon afterward Jesus began a tour of the nearby towns and villages, preaching and announcing the Good News about the Kingdom of God. He took

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Do You Love Me?

“Do You Love Me?” A question I have asked many people over many years. The responses have varied from “Yes” to “I love you but I

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Excitement in the house

Excitement in the house

The smell of home cooked hamburgers…tomato…melted cheese and delicious relish – Michael had cooked me lunch. (Heads up single girls – Michael knows how to cook!  He’s a

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Dare to be different

I read a news article yesterday about the anniversary of the Lindt cafe siege. The article was an attack on religion – all religion, urging

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The lure of wealth is so strong

The lure of wealth is so strong. With it, we have financial security, the ability to clothe ourselves, to feed ourselves and to have shelter.

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the fear of the ask

The Fear of the Ask!

The fear of the Ask! There is power in asking but there is also fear. Jesus stopped and called them, “What do you want me to

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Do not worry

Do Not Worry!

Do not Worry! “Therefore I tell you do not worry about your life, what you will eat or drink; or about your body, what you

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comparison

Comparison

“Nevertheless, each person should live as a believer in whatever situation the Lord has assigned to them, just as God has called them.  This is

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marriage isn't everything

Marriage isn’t everything!

Our culture has a fascination with marriage, romance and coupled sets. I am a player in that game. But sometimes I just want to stop and

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The Table

In the gospel of Mark we have this beautiful story of Jesus deliberately and wilfully inviting 5000 to sit at the table with him. I

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