The simple gospel in 10 points

My lovely wife taught sunday school for 4-7s today (which includes our children Charis and Joel. She explained the gospel, summarising it into 10 points. If the kids can understand this, why is it that certain people want to make it more complicated and won't accept this as it is?1. Everyone has Sinned2. God hates sin3. Sin must be punished4. Jesus took the punishment instead of us on the cross5. Admit you have been naughty6. Believe that Jesus took your punishment7. Say sorry to … [Read more...]

Some more art from Tamasin.....  … [Read more...]

...and some more from my daughter Tamasin It is this kind of thing that makes you glad to be a dad  … [Read more...]

Hello this is Tamasin Warnock here, Adrian Warnock's oldest daughter blogging for the first time in her entire life:  … [Read more...]

A personal Christmas message and seasonal greeting…..

This post is predominantly for anyone who in the run up to Christmas does what I just did and trys to google for an old friend. I found his website and dropped him an email. So anyone who actually knows us and stumbles across this site here is my news! Some of this may be of interest to a few of my regular readers, but if not I apologise!The run up to this Christmas seems even busier than usual. We have had builders in the loft and utility room in the last couple of weeks and the good news is … [Read more...]

What are the most important things in life?

Its the end of a busy week of giving oneself to work. I hope thats the kind of week you have had- its certainly the kind I have! I really do believe that work is important to us, its just not the most important thing in life.This morning I asked my eldest, Tamasin what is most important in life. We agreed very quickly on a simple set of priorities: God, family, church. Work is definitely a poor 4thAs a veteran bridesmaid (2 weddings and counting, requests for more gratefully received!) … [Read more...]

My gorgeous wife- this graphic was a rare forray of mine into being artistic using our scrapbooking software  … [Read more...]

Out of the mouthes….

Tamasin on sunday interupted Colins joke- he said 'Why did the dinosaur cross the road?' Up shot her hand and she said 'Because it wanted to crush the cars!' … [Read more...]

Out of the mouths of babes…

Life is so simple for a five year old boy. My son Henry quite seriously stated to me the other day that I was the strongest person in the whole world except for God.Wheter that has anything to do with the fact that I am the only one he is allowed to play fight (perhaps Dad is the only one strong enough to take his ever harder punches!)But I guess I am the protector to him, and he quite clearly still idolises me. It wont last long judging from his seven year old sister Tamasins reaction to … [Read more...]

Out of the mouths of babes….

Tamasin has been a realy cutey today. AndrĂ©e was playing piano and getting frustrated at how a particular aspect was difficult. Tamasin patted her on the shoulder and said 'Its such a shame mummy, you havent anyone here to help you with your piano- you help me but no one helps you.'Then this evening, I asked her to tell ME a bible story. She switched out the light and begun very seriously 'Once it was all dark. Then God was fed up. Because he didnt have anyone to talk to he decided to make … [Read more...]