One Life. What’s It All About?

One Life. What’s It All About?

We all want to be part of something bigger than ourselves. We all want a cause to invest in, to feel like our lives have meaning and we are making a real difference. The question is not ‘will I give my life to a cause?’ instead the real question is...
New Year, New Me

New Year, New Me

Happy New Year from everyone at Woodlands! 2014 has been and gone. Christmas decorations are starting to disappear, January sales are well and truly underway and soon the school holidays will also be over. This time of year draws out the reflective side in all of us,...
Decision Time

Decision Time

Day 25 – Decision Time Reading – He came to that which was his own, but his own did not receive him. John 1: 11 These are some of the saddest words found anywhere in the Bible. He came……words that should have sparked a celebration unlike any other —...
How can I be sure?

How can I be sure?

Day 24 – How can I be sure? Reading – Zechariah asked the angel, ‘How can I be sure of this? I am an old man and my wife is well on in years.’ Luke 1: 18 How can I be sure? Perhaps you’ve found yourself asking a question like this at some point in...
Rejoice

Rejoice

Day 23 – Rejoice Reading – Rejoice greatly, Daughter Zion! Shout, Daughter Jerusalem! See, your king comes to you, righteous and victorious, lowly and riding on a donkey, on a colt, the foal of a donkey. Zechariah 9:9 Christmas is a time of paradox. The Christmas...
Is there room?

Is there room?

Day 22 – Is there room? Reading – After Jesus was born in Bethlehem in Judea, during the time of King Herod, Magi from the east came to Jerusalem 2 and asked, “Where is the one who has been born king of the Jews? We saw his star when it rose and have come to worship...