Distracted by the bright lights of fame, the praise and affirmation of others, PT Barnum thought that what counted most was what other people thought of him. It was only when he lost it all that he realised that there was so much more to life. In the song, “From Now On” from the Greatest Showman (, he sings that ‘if all was lost, there’s more I gained, cause it led me back to you.’

It’s a song that speaks of remembering what really matters, and reminds me that God can bring good even from our disasters, just like the prophet does in the book of Habakkuk 3:17-19 (



What was your favourite track of 2018?
One of mine is from For King & Country. Check it out here –

Are these words your words as you leave the celebrations of Christmas behind?

You’re in my blood, my veins/In every word I pray/You gave it all for me/I’ll give it all for You /Oh, I’m in love with You/Overwhelmed by You/And if the world is listenin’/This is my confession/You are my obsession
(from 2:26 in the song)

“It is no longer I who live, but Christ lives in me” (Galatians 2:20a –




I love the Christmas song, “The first Noel, the Angels did say”

These words make me think of the first Christmas written down for us in Luke 2 because the word Noel means Christmas.
Read it here –

This song tells us that when the first Christmas happened, the Angels of God sang songs about it. This is true and we read about it in the Bible. Christmas is a time that is so wonderful that we must join with the Angels in singing.

When will you join in with the Angels and sing about Christmas?




I love the Christmas song, “Christ the Saviour is born, Christ the Saviour is born

Read 1 Timothy 1:15 ( – it says that “Jesus came into the world to save sinners”. The word Christ means ‘Messiah’, Messiah means ‘the promised deliverer’ – Jesus is the Messiah. Jesus was chosen to save the world.

How did Jesus save the world?
He came to earth, died the death we were supposed to, and rose from death to life – because of this we are saved from sin. Only Jesus, the Messiah, can save us from sin.

Have you been saved from your sins?