A Prayer For Our Church

Heavenly Father,

We belong to You. We long for You. We want to find You, know You, love You. In our self-sufficiency we so often fail to see your beauty and greatness all around us. We come to worship and glorify you.

We are called to be free. Free to acknowledge our sinful behaviour, free to confess that we are out of step with the Spirit. Help us to stand firm in our Gospel freedom.

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Apples and Fishes

Recently I upgraded my Apple Macbook from Leopard to Snow Leopard.  Included in the media pack were a couple of Apple logo stickers.  Now, I always have to think long and hard about where I want to place them because I’ll only have one shot at it.  I guess this comes from the days of my youth when stickers were a novelty and a rarity and something to be cherished (I still have an “I love Worcester” sticker on the mirror inside my wardrobe in my old bedroom and a pink and green neon sticker from a pair of black and white striped baggies I had when I was ten).  The only stickers I have stuck at the moment are a National Trust membership badge and an ichthus/fish sticker on the back windscreen of the car.  It struck me that a good place for the little white apple would be right next to the little white fish. Continue reading Apples and Fishes