Category Archives: Songs along the way

We’ve been given a song book to sing from. The Psalms have it all, joy, frustration, despair, longing, crying, laughing, celebration, awe, wonder and more. Each week we’ll be exploring a song from the hymnal together.

What Jesus did next..

After Jesus was tempted and resisted the devil’s attempts to sabotage his life he headed off towards the cross. It took him just over three years of walking around Isreal and the surrounding areas to get there, but, then again, … Continue reading

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Psalm 109

Yes I have procrastinated about writing about this Psalm. In part due to some circumstances and in part, because yes, you guessed it, it’s about David reigning down curses on his enemies. I’m not really sure what we’re meant to … Continue reading

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Psalm 108

Confidence is a tricky concept. Ideally we’d all love to be confident in the reality of what we believe and confident to live consistently within that framework. This way of living seems fairly elusive most of the time.  When confidence is … Continue reading

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Psalm 107

Yes, it’s another Psalm, about you guessed it, the love of our God. My head is tempted to skip to another topic, to redress the balance with some fire and brimstone talk. (I’m not sure why, I’ve never been much … Continue reading

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Pslam 106

The beginning of a new year is always something I relish, a chance to put a marker point in the sand, look back, take in the view and see just what I’ve come through in the last 12 months.  I … Continue reading

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Zechariah and Elizabeth

This week we’re looking in at Zechariah’s song in Luke 1.  I love the story of Zechariah and Elizabeth, if you have no idea what I’m talking about go away and read the whole of Luke chapter 1. Done it? … Continue reading

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The start

We start our advent songs with some good old anticipation of what is going to happen. I’m reading Jeremiah at the moment, it’s not a pretty read and I’ve only got to the 10th chapter. It’s a heart wrenching read … Continue reading

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