Leaning into God’s grace this Christmastime

As Christmas approaches, our horizons are filled with a plethora of mixed themes. Many of us are looking forward to a break from work and spending time with family and friends (for some that prospect itself fills us with […]

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The light shines in the darkness

Scotland has just enjoyed its sunniest November since records began, according to a BBC article published earlier this month. An incredible 65.8 hours of sunshine. Living this far north of the equator during winter – this light makes […]

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Have you made busyness an idol?

Write work emails. Cook dinner tonight. Prepare healthy lunches this week. Work out at the gym. Skype Mum. Go to Bible study. Meet friends for coffee. I find myself getting more and more restless the longer my to-do […]

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A season of remembrance

A poppy is on a cross which says 'In remembrance'.

Hear this, you elders; give ear, all inhabitants of the land! Has such a thing happened in your days, or in the days of your fathers? Tell your children of it, and let your children tell their children, and their children to another generation. […]

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Winning over Worry

Double color exposure portrait of a bearded guy and tree

Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow. It empties today of its strength. Corrie Ten Boom Many of us spend our lives worrying, whether it’s over trivial matters and urgent matters – we find any excuse to worry! […]

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