Perfect love casts out fear

“There is no fear in love. But perfect love drives out fear . . . “ 1 John 4:16-19 Yesterday morning I was sat enjoying the warm yet fresh Guatemalan air in Mark and Rosalie’s (CMS Mission Partners) beautiful garden. The SKD Guatemala team were together for a team retreat, a very welcome space and time to rest, reflect and refocus. Our director had shared some words with us and invited us to take some time on own with God …

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Worship

“Any man or woman on this earth who is bored or turned off by worship is not ready for heaven” A. W. Tozer When I read this quote on Instagram last week it really provoked me. When we read or hear the word ‘worship’ many of us instinctively think first of sung worship. Whether that is joining together on a Sunday and being led by the worship team in songs of praise or singing out hearts out to the latest …

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Come Rain or Shine

There I was stood behind a glass wall in the entrance of a carpark, staring out as the rain poured down outside. The sky was dark grey and ‘pouring’ is a generous word to describe the type of rain coming down, it was so heavy and relentless that it had started to leak through the glass wall and was creating puddles by my feet.  I had made the rookie mistake of forgetting about rainy season in Guatemala. Anyone would think …

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