IS IT ENOUGH?

Is it enough? Will He find faith when He returns? Perhaps if he reclines and eats with the sinners Perhaps if he serves and cares for the poor Perhaps if he touches the leper, the sick and  unclean Perhaps We will see. Perhaps if he dies and gives his life for the world? The perfect reflection, … Continue reading

In the Image of our Saviour…….

The last post was heading here, to this spot….. In the image of Man, God was created is a primer and can be found here . It finishes with a question which ponders how we can expose deception. Firstly I might describe what deception looks like, because it is quite hard to find it in ourselves – … Continue reading

Fear and Hate in Disguise

OUR HATE EXPOSED Fear And Hate Disguised Gliding gracefully under the radar of human consciousness Like an old friend we greet them with a kiss and reminisce of moments shared Old stories Precious moments Fear and hate disguised Love the sinner hate the sin Speak the truth in love We can still love and Believe … Continue reading

Sacrifice or “Sacrifice” Which is it?

As much as is revealed is also hidden Mystery shrouds the message of heaven Life A journey travelled in two distinct parts The Old The New The priest at the altar with his words to share The innocent Lamb The pure white dove Christ A sacrifice for god above A beautiful mother nursing babe Communion … Continue reading

A Poem – GUILTY AS CHARGED

My last couple of posts have been like a whirlwind for me – I know that some people following along who don’t know my background or the background of the Lutheran Church of Australia may have looked at my post a bit perplexed as to what exactly am I talking about. A tiny bit of … Continue reading

Lyrics Misheard

    Life is like lyrics written in song   Christ on the cross My chance to be right and to grow up strong The fence of the Gospel   I am right you are wrong   Speak the truth Truth in love The fence of the Gospel   I am right you are wrong … Continue reading

WATER EXPELLED IS CALLED SPIT

    Dry lips Cracked and swollen Loves soft kiss   Stolen   Empty words Croaked not spoken Hard scaled hands clenched in fist   Water – once expelled is called spit   Gay or straight Arab or Swiss Humanity adored Humanity restored   Love inclusive   God and man in natures soft warm kiss … Continue reading

Five Hundred’s Reason Against Inerrancy

I used to say that I did a four-year apprenticeship to learn how to play “Five Hundred”. The game that was played during crib breaks underground was more important than any actual work that happened in the mine. It was with great fear that I would stand in for one of the regular players – … Continue reading

Let us Now Worship our Terrorist God

I have noticed an increase in the number of blog posts about terrorism. Being susceptible to peer pressure, I feel the need to follow this path as well. The difference between a random act of violence and terrorism is that some person or group will claim responsiblity for what has happened. The act of violence … Continue reading

I Want Another Turn! Slippery Slides are Fun!

The thing about slippery slopes is that they are fun – the height may be fearful at first and the results unknown – but at the park with your Dad, it is meant to be fun. I have taken the slippery slope – I made the statement the other day that Adam and Eve are … Continue reading