Sandyknowes Blog

Living beside the busiest roundabout in Northern Ireland gives plenty of opportunity for watching the world go by. Sandyknowes Blog is the personal blog of Niall Lockhart (minister of Ballyhenry). Pull in and have a read…

Read: Psalm 100 vs 1-5

If you’ve ever been on a long journey you will know what it is to stop and ‘take a breather’. It might be driving down through England and stopping for lunch at a motorway service station, it could be a cyclist out on the road and pausing to get a drink, or maybe an older person out for a walk on a hot day stopping to sit on a wall and catch their breath. 

Read: Psalm 99 vs 1-9

Church has been part of my life, literally all of my life. I remember when I was very young being in our ‘Children’s Choir’. I was picked to sing a solo. I can still remember standing in the pulpit of our church and warbling my way through a children’s hymn, with my voice and my knees trembling.

Back in April Lisa Little wrote a prayer for us as a congregation. Lisa has written a new prayer, which you maye find helpful at this time, as people begin to look forward into a future that continues to be marked by many uncertanties.

Dear Heavenly Father,