Not Many Wise

Did God warn Adolf Hitler not to start a war?

Did God warn Adolf Hitler not to start a war?

It would appear that God did draw a line in the sand and Hitler made a conscious decision to proceed with his plans. The facts come from a documentary “The Nazis: A Warning From History – Hitler’s Path To War” [1] The programme factually showed personal situations and world events leading up to the second world […]

Creation or Evolution – does it really matter?

Creation or Evolution – does it really matter?

Bonkers to believe in the Creation story: I heard a young person say the other day that if anybody didn’t believe that Evolution was right must be bonkers. Do we believe that God made mankind and the animals as separate, individual species, or do we believe that everything came from single celled organisms? Does it matter? […]

Thoughts on worship in church – part 1

Thoughts on worship in church – part 1

Here we look at the use of songs in churches, bringing in the Presence of God, anointed songs and worship that is real. Bringing in God’s Presence: How do we bring in God’s Presence? Well some may say that He is everywhere so how can we do such a thing? But in the Bible there are examples […]

[21] John (Jack) Wales: War years 1941 – June 1943

[21] John (Jack) Wales: War years 1941 – June 1943

Even at this early age, he and all his mates, wanted to get into the action. So at 16 (1941) he joined the local Earith Home Guard, which at that time had about 40 members, with a great mix of First World War veterans and keen local lads. Within a year he was a corporal, […]

The valley of the Shadow of Death

The valley of the Shadow of Death

“Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil.” [1] JOE’S JOURNAL Tanganyika March 21st, 1962 Evening just departing, big game photography; Ngorongoro Crater, Serengeti and Lake Manyara. (You’ve seen it all on the Telly!) Now on to the “main road” – dirt and mud, 250 miles […]

[13] Christine Reason: My story, the years 1949 to 1951

[13] Christine Reason: My story, the years 1949 to 1951

My second boy friend, Keith Seeney, was younger, and was in the Boys’ Brigade at Avenue Road Baptist Church where, I was a member. We used to see each other, as Friday night was the choir practice night, and the Boys’ Brigade used to meet on that evening as well. The first time he asked […]

[20] John (Jack) Wales: Jack takes control of Huntingdon Grammar school

[20] John (Jack) Wales: Jack takes control of Huntingdon Grammar school

John continues his story 1936 – 1940….. In the first year every new boy went through an initiation of being thrown into a very large prickly bush (a Pyracantha)! Wooden huts on the side of the playing field, left over from the first World War, housed forms 1A, B and C. Across one end was […]