And, of course, sending a slow yrain out in front of a fast one!
In view of the delay, which way to cross Glasgow?
The Best Bit Is Getting There
Sunday was, of course, Easter Day service at St John's Church of Scotland (next door to the gaff) led by their newish (and youngish) minister ...
The Sri Lanka tragedy reminded all present that the self-same Gospel can easily bring opposition, persecution and huge challenges, just as Jesus said it would. (from Matthew Chapter 24)
We tend to forget that Heaven is a much better place than this corrupt and broken world; and that the real meaning of Easter is about "salvation" from sin and brokenness and the offer of a new living way to eternity through Christ's sacrificial death and resurrection.
We pray that those who have suffered loss will come to see the bright light ahead! May all of us "hold on to the end" whenever that might come.