Monthly Archives: May 2017

Running with horses

Running with horses_edited for blog-1My Son Mark has been training for the Christian ministry in Australia since 2013. As he approached the end of his training he asked me to paint him a picture on a theme which we had talked about many times.  I painted it in 2014 and sent it to him last year at the beginning of his first job, as an Assistant pastor.

“If you have raced with men on foot, and they have worn you out, how will you fare if you run with Horses? Jeremiah 12:5.

It is about integrity!

It is about people being called to positions of power who have to learn to cope with tremendously fierce opposition!

So this is it. it is big (about 1.5m x 1m.

He was ordained in Gymea baptist church in Sydney in April, and Jean and I went out to visit.