Elders’ Blog

06
Dec

Life with God

I recently read a book by Skye Jethani called “With”. I heard about it whilst on holiday at Spring Harvest in France as the speaker referred to it a number […]

03
Sep

Love Mercy

Faithful followers of my elders blog will know that in my last two posts I expressed how I have been working through what it means to have hands and a […]

16
Jul

A prayer for Hillview and Kintore

Paul E. Miller in A Praying Life says “Prayer is nothing but talking to God.” Simple? I suspect if you’re anything like me you probably find prayer anything but simple. […]

07
May

Lean on me (or someone…)

I have been really struck by the number of “missing person” posts on social media recently – including, of course, some very high profile local stories. As you will know, […]

08
Mar

The blessings of mission

Dear church family! I wanted to use this elder’s blog to share a bit about the mission trip to South Africa last year and my reflections on our time away. We’ve […]

20
Feb

Walking humbly

At the start of this year I was reading through Daniel. Towards the end of the book Daniel is praying for the nation of Israel. I was struck by the […]

28
Dec

Connecting with God in 2019

Isn’t it wonderful to know that God never once left you in 2018, and He never will in 2019. You can count on that, no matter what comes. (Ps. 73:25-26) […]

13
Nov

Strength for the battle

One with Christ I will encounter Harm and hatred for his name But mine is armour for this battle Strong enough to last the war And he has said he […]

10
Sep

Face to face

One thing I love to do when I’m on holiday is read the paper. Each day I’ll buy a copy of the Times and look to read it throughout the […]

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