Windsor Road Baptist Church blog

Giving Till It Hurts?

All of us are very familiar with the statement, “Giving till it hurts”. The saying is frequently used by unscrupulous, so called ‘faith healers’, to fleece truck loads of money from vulnerable people. To make their point, they typically distort the story in 2 Samuel...

Looking above our circumstances

The following is an excerpt from a Timothy Keller sermon ( https://www.monergism.com/wounded-spirit-proverbs-1225-transcript ). We all at certain times just have a lot of trouble understanding and dealing with the very deep, conflicting, confusing, powerful, sometimes...

The Church Gathered and Scattered

If you went to the homepage of the church website, you’ll see these words being highlighted, “A Whole-Life Disciple Making Church – Doing Life Together”. What do we mean by ‘whole-life discipleship’? In a nutshell, it means the following: ·  Every area of our lives...

Intimacy with God – A Story

Ama (Mother) Phoebe, known for her spiritual wisdom and gentle and discerning heart, was approached by a young pilgrim, concerned about feeling distant from God. Listening with prayerful attentiveness to the young woman’s tearful account, Ama Phoebe discerned her to...

Looking Back While Looking Forward

Remembering Jesus and His words prevents turning back once you have put your ‘hand to the plough’(v.62). The farmer         needs to plough straight rows so he shouldn’t be looking back. But at the end of the row, he sees how...

Have you heard what I just said?

Have you ever had someone say to you, “Did you hear what I just said?” I’ve heard this a few times. Typically, I’ll respond by saying, “I heard exactly what you said and repeat what I heard word for word.” The problem though hasn’t been with my hearing, it’s been with...