Throughout 2014, our church family at Howick Baptist have been learning and memorising one hymn of the faith each month. By doing this we hope to store these songs, and their truths, more deeply in our hearts. You can read more about this project here and download the hymn booklet here. John Newton’s famous hymn that we know […]
Prayer is one of those things a new Christian often learns by osmosis. My first attempts at conversing with God would have sounded much like what everyone else in my youth group were praying at the time: trite and clichéd. It takes a lot of effort for me to break out of this mould. Even today, […]
Loved reading this again with E tonight: Now, some people think the Bible is a book of rules, telling you what you should and shouldn’t do. The Bible certainly does have some rules in it. They show you how life works best. But the Bible isn’t mainly about you and what you should be doin. […]
吳淑伶 (Wu Su-Ling), 27/03/1956 – 15/03/2006. 媽媽我們想你。 You would have been a terrific grandma. Missing you each day.
We’re flying out this weekend to Christchurch for the Youth Leadership Conference. It’s been a year since we were introduced to this unique, week-long conference – where we learn to read and prepare a study from bible passage. It’s run by a network of (ed: mostly) evangelical Anglicans (rare as hen’s teeth in Western countries!) and […]