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David's psalms: the suffering of Jesus

Two sets of psalms: Psalm 144–145 (by David); Psalm 88–89 (by Heman and Ethan)

In Psalm 89, a poet-songwriter-prophet described Jesus’ experience on the cross: His rejection, His betrayal by friends and family, His death, His separation from the Father. 324 more words


Present Tense

Over the past five years I’ve written many words on mental illness; its effects, the shadow it’s cast over the last decade of my life. I’ve written about my own years learning to breathe and struggling for air. 266 more words

"In the presence of Christ's cross" by Charles Spurgeon

“There was One upon whom God’s wrath pressed very sorely, One who was in truth afflicted with all God’s waves, and that One is our brother, a man like ourselves, the dearest lover of our souls. 173 more words

Quotable Quotes

Pathfinder of the Seas

“You have made man a little lower than the heavenly beings…

You made him ruler over the works of your hands…

All the beasts of the field, the birds of the air, and… 974 more words

Captured by dark thoughts

How can I stand when I am being played by the tempter of my soul?

I am overwhelmed with troubles and my life draws near to death.

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Sermon for Easter Sunday

Reading: St John 20:1-10

This is truly the day that the Lord has made! This is truly the feast of victory for our God! Christ is risen! 1,953 more words


Easter Saturday: Crying Out For Rescue

This week I’ve been blogging a series of reflections on the Easter message for ChristChurch London (assisted by my friend Andy Tuck, who contributed Tuesday and Thursday’s refections). 1,236 more words