PERSONAL, PROTECTIVE CLOTHING – Rev Maurice Fearns

The supply of this wardrobe became critical internationally as the life threatening menace of Covid-19 spread rapidly. Medical staff were regarded as ‘Frontline Workers’ who needed immediate, effective protection against possible infection as they courageously...

MAINTAINING A SENSE OF WONDER – Rev Maurice Fearns

G.K. Chesterton wrote, ‘We are perishing for lack of wonder’. If you have ever lost your cell-phone, or credit card it’s easy to imagine how concerned and troubled you would be. Chesterton warns us about the danger of losing our sense of wonder. When was the last time...

A few days ago after receiving attention at ‘Emergency’ for a suspected heart malfunction; at close to midnight I was driven by ambulance to another hospital I had never seen or heard of to have a C.T. Scan. Throughout this trauma I kept asking God “What are you...

A SENSE OF WONDER – Rev Maurice Fearns

  In the closing minutes of Job’s argument with God, he admits “I did not understand things too wonderful for me to know” (42:3) When the psalmist considers the mysteries of his own body he says, “Such knowledge is too wonderful for me” (139:6) How stunned would...

COMING ALIVE TO GOD – Rev Maurice Fearns

It is unlikely you have seen a dead creature come alive, but you will have seen a plant, or shrub which at the end of winter appeared to be dead come alive with an upsurge of energy in spring. Before the seasonal rainfall occurs the open veld in the West coast region...

YOU’VE EARNED IT! – Rev Maurice Fearns

This is how we see someone who walks off a stage in cap and gown having been awarded a degree. The years of study and hours of dogged application and self-sacrifice have finally paid off, with the due recognition. It is what we do when, having completed our education,...