Theology

Jesus: Completely Innocent, Totally Condemned

Jesus: Completely Innocent, Totally Condemned
In the Bible, the number three signifies ‘completeness’. When things are said three times, that’s considered the last word. Innocent Yesterday as I was reading Luke 23 I noticed that three times it is mentioned that Jesus is guilty of nothing: v4 – Pilate: “I don’t find him guilty of anything.” v15… Read More »

Windmill Reflections

Having started by reflecting on the art of sailing and being led to the work of the Holy Spirit, I now come to some reflections on the nature & purpose of a windmill. [if you’ve not read the first post, I recommend you do so before continuing] This weekend I visited… Read More »

Sails Safely Stowed

A few months ago, whilst on a retreat day, I was out walking, thinking, praying, listening to God, and taking photos. I was less than a mile from my childhood home, but in an area I’d not explored previously*. [* I had tried to explore it previously, but had been… Read More »

Kingdom of God…

  • Ricky Rew 
The Kingdom of God is like a cobweb: always there, but seldom seen unless you’re looking for it often surprising you when you run into it unexpectedly early in the morning, it is heavy with refreshing dew; pregnant with possibility Lord, open us up to see the Kingdom of God… Read More »

Peace Pagoda

Recently I’ve been challenged about the use of an inappropriate image for a Christian project. What follows are my reflections on whether or not using the image was wise or appropriate. When setting up a new project recently (Hope MK) and putting together the website, I selected a number of… Read More »

Reflections on an Adventure with the Holy Spirit

A few weeks ago I went on an adventure with the Holy Spirit. It still excites me to think about it… [read about it before you go on…] Since the adventure, I’ve been reflecting on and processing a number of aspects of it. In fact, for the first few days… Read More »

Treasure Hunting…

Have you ever stepped out of your comfort zone? Today I felt like I’d jumped out of a plane without a parachute. It wasn’t the talk of ‘moobs’ and ‘pretty pants’ which was uncomfortable… I attended the Big Hearted Tour event hosted by Stony Stratford Community Church. This year’s Baptist… Read More »

Legend of the Forest

  • Ricky Rew 
As dawn awoke within the Forest glade, The rising sun broke through the leafy shade; The song of bird with rapture filled the air, And wild-life stirred from hidden, secret lair; The Forest knew, – and thought the day looked fair. A woodman came, three trees to seek and fell,… Read More »

Looking Forward & Backward

‘Over and over again in life, we stand in the shoes of the disciples in this passage [feeding 5000]: surrounded by human need, faced with a challenge, knowing we do not have the resources, in our own wisdom, wealth, and strength, to meet the need, to stand up to the… Read More »