Category Archives: Bible stuff

Prophetic?

My first thought was wondering if the death of David and Bathsheba’s firstborn was a prophetic pointer to easter, the son of the king dying for another’s sin, but it may not be. then I realised that the more interesting … Continue reading

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community

Among a list of topics I have been told to blog about, I have not yet blogged about community. This may overlap with my communion post a little. What is a community? In ecology its a group of populations of … Continue reading

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Watering the flocks

Jacob goes to visit his uncle. When he’s nearly there he meets some shepherds. “As he looked, he saw a well in the field, and behold, three flocks of sheep lying beside it, for out of that well the flocks … Continue reading

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Abram’s faith

Abram/Abraham is used in the new testament as an example of faith. But while in some things Abram trusted God from the start, eg leaving the land of his ancestors, in other things, eg the promise of decendants, his faith … Continue reading

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more Jonah

“I need you to have a word with James, he’s the least productive of the staff, and I want you to have a chat with him see if you can get him back on track” “But Boss you know I … Continue reading

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biblical reflections #2

” Then David came to the two hundred men who had been too exhausted to follow him and who were left behind at the Besor Valley. They came out to meet David and the men with him. As David and … Continue reading

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More biblical reflections

I was reading Proverbs 8 and especially where wisdom talks about being with God during creation, during everything he made and “was daily His delight”. What wisdom was God using while creating? I’m guessing its the wisdom he was using … Continue reading

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