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Back…Again…At Least for a While…

I’ve blogged on and off for about 10 years. To be honest, more off, than on. So without any promises about how long this stint will be, I’ve decided to restart on my blogging. We’ll see how long it lasts! 🙂 In the meantime, here’s an assortment of random pics from earlier this year… Chris &…

The Resolutions of Jonathan Edwards

   With 2015 almost at a close, and 2016 about to commence, here are some suggestions for resolutions in to the new year. I recognise that many of you do not bother making resolutions – most likely because you, like pretty much everyone else, have failed dismally at keeping them. However, I do recommend going through this list of 70 resolutions that Jonathan Edwards…

Godly Families

Wives, submit yourselves to your husbands, as is fitting in the Lord. Husbands, love your wives and do not be harsh with them. Children, obey your parents in everything, for this pleases the Lord. Fathers, do not embitter your children, or they will become discouraged. – Colossians 3:18-21 BACKGROUND Colossians is a letter with the overarching theme of growing deep as a…

Engagements!

It’s been a busy few weeks for engagements at SLHCC! We have a relatively young congregation, and about a third of the church membership are young working adults who are in their mid-20’s to early 30’s and not yet married. And while we are not a big church, numerically, we have been growing quite rapidly. And so these past few weeks, we’ve had the joy of announcing the…

Gospel-Centred Compassion

“Which of these three do you think was a neighbour to the man who fell into the hands of the robbers?” The expert in the law replied, “The one who had mercy on him.” Jesus told him, “Go and do likewise.” – Luke 10:36-37 The Oxford Dictionary defines the word compassion as “sympathetic pity and concern for the sufferings or misfortunes of others”. The root meaning of the…