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Future hope

By Jack Barraclough Lots of us live for the weekend. Whatever struggles the week throws our way, we grind through them, fixing our eyes on the promise of the weekend. Our hope for a time of rest or celebration gives us endurance because we know that our professional pressures will not last forever. In busy seasons, when weekends give us

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Has your vision died?

By Tony Brown Have you ever heard a talk that has had a lasting impact on you, which you have referred to again and again? Many years ago, I heard one such talk entitled ‘Has your vision died?’ It focused on a handful of Biblical characters who had all experienced setbacks in their journey with God.   Each of them had had a clear sense of calling from God to be or do something

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20 days devotional on change (Days 16-20)

By Larry Platner Find the fourth week of our 20 daily devotionals all around the subject of change. Read them through Monday to Friday. Enjoy! Day 16 – Being intentional in change Most likely there will be a time or times when Jesus will call on you to make a drastic change in your life. To intentionally choose to do

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20 days devotional on change (Days 11-15)

By Larry Platner Find the third week of our 20 daily devotionals all around the subject of change. Read them through Monday to Friday. Enjoy! Day 11 – Where’s the map? When it comes to navigating changes in life, God doesn’t give out maps. Often he doesn’t show you your final destination and provides little detail about the road ahead.

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20 days devotional on change (Days 6-10)

By Larry Platner Find the second week of our 20 daily devotionals all around the subject of change. Read them through Monday to Friday. Enjoy! Day 6 – Endings promote spiritual formation Change is an opportunity for spiritual formation. Though brutal at times, it reveals our fears, weaknesses and wrong attitudes. Yet without this we wouldn’t acknowledge our need for

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20 days devotional on change (Days 1-5)

By Larry Platner Find the first week of our 20 daily devotionals all around the subject of change. Read them through Monday to Friday. Enjoy! Day 1 – Change is normal If you look back at your life can you think of a year or even a period of several months when you didn’t experience a significant change of some

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