Even Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these… (Matthew 6:29b) On Aug 3rd 1914, with the British Empire on the verge of entering War, Foreign Secretary, Sir Edward Grey, famously told the House of Commons, “The Lamps are going out all over Europe, we shall not see them lit again in our life-time”. This was a remarkable statement at an unprecedented time. If lamps were not to be seen again, they must be cherished. In the unrelenting months ahead, lamps needed to be remembered, not merely for......
Editor’s note: As we celebrate our 50th anniversary as a family, we will be taking time to reflect on what God has done and looking forward to what God will do in and through us. This is an exciting time for us as a family and we praise God for all he has done. Sitting in my familiar spot, in my familiar pew, I find myself particularly excited this Easter Sunday morning. A group of children have gathered in the pews in front of me … from toddlers to highschoolers, all together! ......