Thought for the Week

PUBLISHED: 12:17 03 August 2010 | UPDATED: 12:21 03 August 2010

Thought for the week.

Thought for the week.

Archant

One of the good things about travelling around the lanes of East Devon, apart from the stunning views and beautiful countryside, is that I get to listen to sermons on my iPod.

You may not think of that as a treat at all but as the only sermons I get to hear most of the time are my own, hearing what someone else has to say is something I appreciate.

I don’t always agree with what’s said; sometimes I hear something exciting and challenging, sometimes reassuring, but I do always have to think about what I hear.

It’s easy to get into a rut, listen only to things we want to, do things only the way we want, but if we do that we don’t learn or grow – if we wrap ourselves up in ‘bubbles of belief’ perhaps even God finds it hard to get through to us.


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