Tag: parables

Living Kingdom: growing seed, mustard seed and yeast

I am a gardener and a woman. As I stand at the edge of the garden bed and all the other work spaces in my life, I make a decision with this prayer: “Lord, I determine to grow. Do your work in me and through me”. 

Living Kingdom: The power of story

Opening the new series, Living Kingdom, Record editor, Jarrod Stackelroth reflects on the impact of stories and the importance of Jesus’ parables.

Of truth and good stories

“Maybe it’s more important, the Bible suggests, to tell a good story than to get all the facts straight.”

Book Review: One Trip to Kenya

“One Trip to Kenya is a poignant reminder of the preeminence of compassion and love in action and the difference we can each make in the world, even if only in the life of one other person.”

Seeds for today

For centuries, human beings have enjoyed the notion of burying things in time capsules to pull them out again in the future. But have we started to do this with our own faith?

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