Author Archives: Ben Soderlund

Joy and satisfaction in a weary world

Are you weary? Or feeling weighed down from the grind of the world? I’ve had a busy few days and am recovering from a cold, and I feel tired as I write this! But I’ve been reading Ecclesiastes as part … Continue reading

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Take up and read God’s Word

If you want to find God, how would you search? Recently at our BAC Thursday service we were reminded of one of the most famous conversion stories of all time, that of Augustine of Hippo in the fourth century. As … Continue reading

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Preaching reminds us of the great things of God

Now that I’ve been at Berwick Anglican for over a year, it is becoming clearer and clearer to me that one of things I most appreciate about our Church is its sound preaching ministry. Do you know what a wonderful … Continue reading

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Happy New Year from First Peter

Will 2017 be a ‘Happy New Year’? Because the world’s mood seems to be darkening! In late December, you might have noticed that in many year-in-review TV shows and newspaper articles and blog posts that people thought that 2016 was … Continue reading

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Happy New Year Reading the Bible!

Do you have any new year’s resolutions this year? While on one hand new year’s resolutions are notorious for being broken, on the other if you never commit to trying to change something… nothing ever will! As the writer G. … Continue reading

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