Reflecting on the story of Elijah, Steve Midgley wonders whether we should be quicker to notice the physical needs of those we seek to help.
Who is going to ask us the kind of questions that will keep us working faithfully for the Lord? And what would those questions be, anyway?
Helen Thorne suggests seven thing to pray for someone you're supporting - and yourself.
Many of us are tempted to push ourselves to help others. But how do we avoid the situation where we are helping so much, we feel like we’re running on empty?
I suspect that those of us drawn to biblical counselling will tend to be eager footwashers. There will be something about getting into the mess of other people’s lives that appeals. But I find myself wondering if many of us might be rather less good at presenting our own feet for washing.