Random Thoughts Posts

Matthew 12:9-14 tells the story of Jesus going to the synagogue one Sabbath day. It’s the equivalent of our going to church on a Sunday morning. When Jesus arrives there…

Read More Beware of being religious!

Peter Holloway

During our recent church weekend at home, the preacher helped us to think through and develop a Biblical understanding of what it means to be male and female. These are…

Read More Lost in translation

Stuart Holloway

Where matters of faith are concerned we naturally look for any answer to our prayers. Often, the temptation is to grasp the first ‘answer’ that presents itself, no matter how…

Read More Promises and Providence

Peter Holloway

We’re told that there are two certainties in this world: death & taxes. I’d like to add another one to that short list: failure! The person who hasn’t failed has…

Read More When I fall, I shall rise

Peter Holloway

Peter Holloway

Christmas has become very highly commercialized with its rather artificial Santa Claus in a flimsy fairyland. The youngster who receives his parcel, for which he has paid, from a richly…

Read More Be Santa Claus To Somebody

Henry Holloway

I’m getting to be a bit of a stranger now in the city where I was born. Having had to live away from Belfast for many years I find myself…

Read More Some Needs Never Change

Henry Holloway

You can’t always believe the evidence of your eyes! No one, I am sure, would ever accuse me of putting a bob on a horse. And yet! I was going…

Read More The Sixpenny Miracle

Henry Holloway

When I was a very young child, a photographer in Belfast took my photograph. He had put out a rather captivating advertisement. Everybody was to ‘Go as you please.’ So…

Read More Living up to What we Profess

Henry Holloway

I know a lad, and everything seems to happen to him. He’s that kind of fellow. One day he goes out and comes back with the pocket of his trousers…

Read More On Passing the Buck

Henry Holloway