Monthly Archives: October 2007

Kiwi!

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a.m.: Exodus 20:4-6 p.m.: Romans 8:33,34

I, the LORD your God, am a jealous God Ex 20:5 When we think of jealousy, we usually think of small-minded individuals. Thoughts along the lines of “I like what you’ve got, and I want it” spring to mind. So … Continue reading

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I appear to ache all over

After my usual Saturday start of a full English breakfast, I headed down to Lampton Park for a good run around with a football. I hadn’t quite figured I’d be running around as much as I did! Since there were … Continue reading

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A peasant’s dish

Went to the Slough Empire this evening to watch Rataouille with some of the usual suspects. Whilst Cars was a good film in its own right, I thought it wasn’t as good as what we’d come to expect from Pixar, … Continue reading

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Déjà Vu

Saw Déjà Vu this evening. I must admit, I was a little sceptical about seeing this film, as the blurb on the back cover sounded cheesey. It all looked like a serious version of Back to the Future, except I … Continue reading

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Talents…

I saw Classical Star on BBC2 and was pleasantly surprised with its execution. Instead of the in your face approach of shows like the X-Factor, this show was a little more down to earth. It started off with a handful … Continue reading

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a.m.: Exodus 32:1-6 p.m.: Romans 8:32

You shall not make for yourself an idol in the form of anything in heaven above or on the earth beneath or in the waters below. You shall not bow down to them or worship them; for I, the LORD … Continue reading

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It was deeper than I thought!

A nice leisurely morning, with a nice soothing bath and a good breakfast of sausages, eggs, bacon and tomatoes, which I managed to grill (apart from the eggs, which were still fried) without setting off the smoke detector! The afternoon … Continue reading

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I am…[7]

I am the vine; you are the branches. If a man remains in me and I in him, he will bear much fruit; apart from me you can do nothing. Jn 15:5

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This is the whole of man

Q: What is the chief and highest end of man? A: Man’s chief and highest end is to glorify God, and fully to enjoy him forever. (Question I of the Westminster Larger Catechism.)

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Losing things

After purchasing a drill in Argos in their clearance sale (£20 off a 700W hammer drill), and purchasing some shelves and fixings from B&Q in their clearance sale (£2 a shelf, 50p a bracket – bargain!), I finally put up … Continue reading

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a.m.: Exodus 20:3 p.m.: Romans 8:31-39

I am the LORD your God, who brought you out of Egypt, out of the land of slavery. “You shall have no other gods before me.” Ex 20:2,3

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More light than heat

A slightly earlier Saturday morning as there was a working party at the church. Plenty of people turned up, and there were plenty of jobs to do. It was good to see people of all ages working together, working on … Continue reading

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I am…[6]

Jesus answered, “I am the way and the truth and the life. No-one comes to the Father except through me. Jn 14:6

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Freely secure

Today was one of those funny days. It started off well, as I used my new shower in anger for the first time, and it performed superbly. The water was nice and hot, with plenty of pressure, turning my little … Continue reading

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