Category Archives: The God Bit

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 21st July

It’s been months since I’ve written a Sunday morning blog; a combination of being very busy and not really knowing what to say, because I’ve been in a spiritual slump. Should Christians admit to that?  Absolutely, because it happens to … Continue reading

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The God Bit: Sunday 24th March

I’ve had a very contrasting week in what I’ve been reading.  This month, my book group book is A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini.  It’s one of the very best books I have ever read.  One of the reasons … Continue reading

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The God Bit: Sunday 10th March

Today is Mother’s Day or Mothering Sunday in the UK.  I’m not going to write about that subject today, but if you’d like to read a related piece that I wrote for the Baptist Times this week, you can see … Continue reading

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The God Bit: Sunday 3rd March

Slowing Down for Snowdrops Last week I wrote a piece for the Baptist Times where I mentioned the growing clamour in me to slow down. The other day in just a small way, I saw that action of slowing reap … 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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The God Bit: Sunday 17th February

Life in the Extreme… This week I’ve been noticing certain extremes in my life. Not bad extremes, but how much  certain things in my life are at opposite ends of the spectrum, from each other and in some cases, from … Continue reading

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The God Bit: Sunday 10th February

It’s been a momentous old week hasn’t it? There are not many times in your life where you witness the approval of a landmark piece of legislation.  I’m very happy that homosexual men and women will be able to marry … Continue reading

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