GIVING THANKS – FORGET NOT

2017 – THURSDAY 28 DECEMBER GIVING THANKS – FORGET NOT 1. ANOTHER YEAR DONE Mark each year well and be thankful for another year of God’s grace and favour. You can never own a good year to come – until you sign off and take responsibility for last year. 2….
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KEEPING PEOPLE IN YOUR WORLD

2017 – WEDNESDAY 27 DECEMBER KEEPING PEOPLE IN YOUR WORLD Deuteronomy 15:16 “And if it happens that he says to you, ‘I will not go away from you,’ because he loves you and your house, since he prospers with you, then you shall take an awl and thrust it through…
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BOXING DAY

2017 – TUESDAY 26 DECEMBER BOXING DAY There are some very interesting reasons given for Boxing Day. 1. A CHRISTMAS BOX FOR SERVANTS A “Christmas box” in Britain is a name for a Christmas present. Boxing Day was traditionally a “day off” for servants and the day when they received…
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THE JOY OF CHRISTMAS

2017 – MONDAY 25 DECEMBER THE JOY OF CHRISTMAS The dawn declares the special day For people young and old Waking to the delight and joy Of the greatest story ever told Children hardly able to wait Till Mum and dad arise With Christmas gifts in piles so high And…
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CHRISTMAS EVE

2017 – SUNDAY 24 DECEMBER CHRISTMAS EVE The most amazing night of the year – must surely be Christmas Eve. Filled with excitement and anticipation – with glorious carols and brightly lit Christmas trees. Consider the many different people who experienced that first Christmas eve. 1. MARY AND JOSEPH Birthing…
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DESIRES AND DESTINY

2017 – SATURDAY 23 DECEMBER DESIRES AND DESTINY Acts 27:13 “supposing that they had obtained their desire, they sailed out to sea.” 1. WE ALL DESIRE PERFECT CONDITIONS We all long for the perfect journey through life. Don’t be fooled by the apparent calm seas during storm season. Learn to…
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DISTINCTIVES

2017 – FRIDAY 22 DECEMBER DISTINCTIVES So many people embrace distinctives – in order to create their identity. Distinctives should enhance our core convictions – not override them. 1. SOME DISTINCTIVES Skin colour – ethnicity – gender – alternative sexuality – religious beliefs – physical attributes ect. 2. DISTINCTIVES DIVIDE…
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POWER OF RELATIONSHIPS

2017 – THURSDAY 21 DECEMBER POWER OF RELATIONSHIPS Psalm 131:3 “Wait, Israel, for God. Wait with hope. Hope now; hope always!” 1. RELATIONSHIP PRODUCES PATIENCE The only things in life we will genuinely wait for – are those things coming out of proven relationships. Identify your relational networks and own…
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