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[1 Timothy] Here I am

[1 Timothy] Here I am

"I permit no woman to teach or to have authority over a man; she is to keep silent" - 1 Timothy 2:15 I suppose I could leave this page blank to honour the sentiment of this teaching. Or not! I was first introduced to this verse of scripture between the stacks in the...

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The Pole & the Cross

The Pole & the Cross

THE POLE AND THE CROSS by Hugh Farquhar This Sunday’s Old Testament Reading for the Fourth Sunday in Lent is Numbers 21:4-9. I always wonder what people hear when this passage is read from the Book of Numbers without comment. As a story, it is what a friend of mine...

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[2 Thessalonians] The Practice of Standing Firm

[2 Thessalonians] The Practice of Standing Firm

"So then, brothers and sisters, stand firm and hold fast to the traditions that you were taught by us, either by word of mouth or by our letter.: - 2 Thessalonians 2:15 I stood facing into the wind, it's fierceness nearly sweeping me off my feet. It seemed...

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