17 December 2017

Dating…

In our Western culture we are continuously bombarded with the latest who’s who of dating, marriages and divorce. Unfortunately the relationship statuses of celebrities and people in the public eye are constantly changing. The age at which dating … [Read more...]

Summer in your garden

“For the Son of Man is going to come with his angels in the glory of his Father, and then he will repay each person according to what he has done.” (Matthew 16:27), Jesus said to him, “If you would be perfect, go, sell what you possess and give to … [Read more...]

May in your garden

April has passed, with it’s mixture of rain, snow, hail-stones and wind. Every season brings something new into our life, as it does to our garden. As our gardens need to be maintained so do we as followers of Christ. Plants, shrubs and trees need to … [Read more...]

April in your garden

BRIGHTER DAYS, REFRESHING GREEN PATCHES OF GRASS AND AN EVER-PRESENT AROMA FROM FLOWERS AND TREES - THIS IS APRIL! GOD BLESSES US IN SO MANY WAYS AND HE SAID TO US “GIVE, AND IT WILL BE GIVEN TO YOU: GOOD MEASURE, PRESSED DOWN, SHAKEN TOGETHER, … [Read more...]

Life & Sole: Taboo of Childlessness… or Grieving Alone

Personally, I have not yet considered the issue of childlessness as a single person, nevertheless, I do have friends in their late thirties or early forties who have. We can easily recognise this issue for married couples, but have we ever thought of … [Read more...]

Life & Sole: God is LOVE!

Valentines day... Which statement best fits your response to it? “I love it!” “It is the most depressing day in a year! I hate it!” “I just don’t get it.” So soon after Christmas the media starts bombarding us with the pink and red … [Read more...]

Life & Sole: Nothing can separate us from God!

Through the open door you can smell the familiar Christmas aroma of apple and cinnamon and almost taste the delicious freshly baked cakes as you listen to your favourite Christmas carols in the background. Isn’t this the epitome of Christmas? … [Read more...]

Life & Sole: The Reality of Marriage

“Wives, submit to your husbands as to the Lord… Husbands, love your wives, just as Christ loved the church and gave Himself up for her…” Ephesians 5:21-27  We do not expect single adults to be the audience for this particular excerpt from the Bible. … [Read more...]

Life & Sole: Time to grow and harvest…

October is, for most of us, the month of harvesting and giving thanks to God. We give thanks for our families, friends, moments of laughter and joy, for our daily bread and for all the blessings from our Lord. But do we give thanks for singleness? … [Read more...]

Life & Sole: Unapproachable or simply not approached…?

We all know that our society is changing, but are we ready to change our Christian mind-set towards it? In today’s demograph a large number of people are single and this number is growing. Research shows that approximately one in three young adults … [Read more...]