Tag Archives: Compassion

Sick, twisted, made up

The last few chapters of Matthew spell out how God put His Son to death. We are reminded how He was mocked, tortured, and hung on that Roman tree of torture. The cross doesn’t symbolise anything to me but torture. … Continue reading

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Our God is an awesome God. He reigns from heaven above…

I can’t keep this inside any more. I’m reading an excellent page, full of God’s love and mercy towards those many people consider to be ‘weak’. Far from weak, everyone here mentioned had vital parts to play in God’s history. It’s all … Continue reading

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Have I sinned wilfully?

That’s my question tonight. Look what it says in Hebrews 10: Hold Fast Your Confession 19 Therefore, brethren, having boldness to enter the Holiest by the blood of Jesus, 20 by a new and living way which He consecrated for us, through … Continue reading

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Why would anyone eventually give up hope?

Imagine it. Every so often, you get the local parish magazine delivered through your door. You notice now that there’s a particular group who write for every edition. The latest news was something I’ve already lived with, for which I’m … Continue reading

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And now, the end is near…

Matthew 24:3“Tell us, when will these things be? And what will be the sign of Your coming, and of the end of the age?” 4 And Jesus answered and said to them: “Take heed that no one deceives you. 5 … Continue reading

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Here’s a quick thought

We tend to think, or, at least, I tend to think that God’s mercy is when we are being delivered from something. But, you know what? Mercy is also in something we might do for another. God often uses us … Continue reading

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God in three Persons: Blessed Trinity

My Mum needs a new fridge. My husband is in a care home for his safety. I am alone without a car or anyone to help when I need it. I’ve known a bunch of people, who have a radio … Continue reading

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