Freedom can come with a sense of belonging

“He belonged to someone and could no longer pretend otherwise, but he didn’t know who his master was.” Tad Williams, Shadowheart Most of us only think of an absence of restrictions when we think of freedom. But is this all we need to think of? Tim Keller, the author...

How do we find freedom

I’m reading a  novel and a quote jumped out at me: “He belonged to someone and could no longer pretend otherwise, but he didn’t know who his master was." Who or what are we serving and are we really free? In the Bible the apostle...

When being independent works against us

Some time ago I met an elderly man who’d received a charity mailing seeking support for people living alone. “I guess that’s like me”, he said and was surprised to be one of “those” people who needed help. With a shrug of his shoulders he explained that nearly all of...

What is the big picture?

Imagine you’re in a hurry, rushing down a street. Suddenly and without warning, there’s someone behind you. You feel a hard thump and the next thing you know you are on the ground. You’re in pain, your head is ringing from the impact and you’re confused. Then you...

The spiritual world is real, not a game!

Have you caught many? They could be down your street or behind the bus! There are 143 in total, some of which are hatched from eggs. Pokemon Go is a revolution in the way (some) people play games and the furore since it’s release on July 6 th and has got people whose...