Category Archives: Gifts and Talents

The God Bit: Sunday 3rd November

The Rolling Stones tell us “You can’t always get what you want,” but as they go on to say “… you get what you need.”  And so it’s true of the spiritual gifts.  God gives us what we need to … Continue reading

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The Extra God Bit: Sunday 27th October

There’s a bit more to today’s blog and I wanted to post about it before we moved on into a new week. But first a re-cap if you don’t fancy hacking your way through two blog posts:   Last Wednesday, … Continue reading

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The God Bit: Sunday 27th October

All week I’ve been wrestling with a fundamental issue, that I’m still only playing at being a Christian.  I can do a lot of the externals, I know my Bible fairly well, I can give you the intellectual whys and … Continue reading

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The God Bit: Sunday 24th February

“Never give up until your heart stops beating.” Shellshock, New Order Quoting New Order lyrics is not something I ever thought I’d do in a faith-based blog; but there again, there was a time when I never thought I’d keep … Continue reading

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Take my words…

I am not a woman much given to illness, but yesterday I was felled by some quite bizarre thing which deprived me of my balance and ability to see straight.  No, it was not an over-indulgence in wine.  I’d been … Continue reading

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Finding the Balance

It’s so easy, when you’ve discovered what it is that God’s called you to do, to immerse yourself in it at the expense of everything else.  But that, in my case, would have detrimental effect on what God’s asked me … Continue reading

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Look at what you could have won

Have you ever been caught doing something at work that you shouldn’t have?  Sometimes your boss catches you and sometimes you get away with it. When God’s your boss, he has an interesting way of reminding you of what you … Continue reading

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Get in the game

God doesn’t want you to be bouncing the ball in the corner.  At some point you’re going to have to get in the game.*   We are all talented people, every single one of us will be good at something.  … Continue reading

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On a Mission

As I said on Wednesday, I’ve been a Christian over ten years now, so at some point God would give me my ‘mission’, should I choose to accept it. Hearing from God isn’t an exact science. It’s not like getting … Continue reading

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Blooming Marvellous

I’ve rarely had such a month. A month where I’ve spent the entire time grubbing around in the inner workings of myself and trying to get to the nitty gritty of why I don’t work ‘properly.’  I’ve not been tinkering … Continue reading

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