Category Archives: thoughts by Rod Marshall

The Plan

Some people have great moments of clarity that change their life, whilst for others these are but a moment’s fancy that soon pass. Such are life’s choices: to see or not; to have faith or to doubt; to believe or not. Continue reading

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Children and Parents

“Why are we so keen to have families and yet not give them the priorities given in scripture?” There is a danger, where parents are too busy for their children, that it can have effects on the family and on the society both present and future. Continue reading

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Refuse

“Jesus replied, “A man was going down from Jerusalem to Jericho, and he fell among robbers, who stripped him and beat him and departed, leaving him half dead. Now by chance a priest was going down that road, and when … Continue reading

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Reign in Me

“He said therefore, “What is the kingdom of God like? And to what shall I compare it? It is like a grain of mustard seed that a man took and sowed in his garden, and it grew and became a tree, and the birds of the air made nests in its branches.” Luke 13:18-19 Continue reading

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Double Minded, Me?

PRAYER: LORD, today as we come before You, forgive us our failures, strengthen us at our point of need and send us back out into the world as Your disciples with the courage to take You with us wherever we are sent. Moreover, LORD, humble us so that we do not get in the way of Your Kingdom work through our lives. Amen. Continue reading

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Where are You?

Lately, I have allowed the inner little boy to get the better of me, in my talk with God. What a joy to find my way into His presence! He said: “follow me”. Continue reading

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Recognizing the Truth

Set us free from delusion, doubt and sin so that, by Your Holy Spirit, we can live and move in Your will for our lives again. Amen. Continue reading

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Faithfulness

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Catching

by Roderick Marshall

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Finding the Time

by Rod Marshall

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Forever the Same

by Rod Marshall “While the earth remains, seedtime and harvest, cold and heat, summer and winter, day and night, shall not cease.” Genesis 8:22 (ESV) As I walked around the block recently it occurred to me, as someone who is … Continue reading

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Book of Life

by Rod Marshall “And we know that for those who love God all things work together for good, for those who are called according to his purpose.” Romans 8:28(ESV) I hoped that being a Christian might save me from living … Continue reading

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Listening

by Roderick Marshall “For He is our God, and we are the people of His pasture, and the sheep of His hand. Today, if you hear His voice, do not harden your hearts, as at Meribah, as on the day … Continue reading

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The Fragrance

by Rod Marshall “For we are the aroma of Christ to God among those who are being saved and among those who are perishing, to one a fragrance from death to death, to the other a fragrance from life to … Continue reading

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Living

by Rod Marshall “He was still speaking when, behold, a bright cloud overshadowed them, and a voice from the cloud said, “This is my beloved Son, with whom I am well pleased; listen to Him.” Matthew 17:5 (ESV) In 2011, … Continue reading

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