Have you ever had that feeling when the food cupboard is getting empty again, milk is running low and money doesn’t arrive until the day after tomorrow? It always works out in the end, but we’ve probably all had that day-before-the-wages-come feeling. Image what would happen if guests arrived, just at this point in the month. Continue reading “Mary, Martha and a loaf bread”
Here is a snippet from an imagined conversation I didn’t hear as I passed a dad walking his son to daycare one morning.
“Dad, am I Finnish?”
“No son, you are Chinese.”, smiled the father. Continue reading “In Finland, but not Finnish”
In a number of my posts I refer to myself as a Christ follower or Jesus follower, and I got to asking myself why I prefer this over the term Christian.
Ordering a steak from God comes from realising that God is really pretty awesome and that He likes us quite a lot. I first heard the phrase at a New Wine conference a number of years ago. I’ve a feeling the speaker was relating something that happened to him personally, but I can’t be sure. Continue reading “Ordering a steak from God.”