Wait For The Blackberries

We’re very blessed to live in a beautiful rural area, with a view of the sea. But there is one “drawback” to country living – the constant battle with horrible thorny brambles intertwined into the hedge around our property, and I’m forever complaining about them. They’re ugly and the thorns can really do a damage […]

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A Sure and Certain Hope!

“So God has given both his promise and his oath. These two things are unchangeable because it is impossible for God to lie. Therefore, we who have fled to him for refuge can have great confidence as we hold to the hope that lies before us. This hope is a strong and trustworthy anchor for […]

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Liquid Prayers….The Voice of Your Tears

This morning, I’ve been reading through Psalm 6 again. It struck me how very apt it is to this time we’re in. It’s day forty nine of lockdown in the U.K. It’s been even longer for those of us who had the virus and had to self isolate before the official lockdown. For many, especially […]

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Keep on Keeping on!

This morning I sat in our garden & watched a tiny field mouse climb the tree where our bird feeders is hanging, to get his breakfast. I was astounded by the tenacity of this creature. He had to launch himself from a branch to the perch of the feeder, he misjudged the distance & missed […]

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Hemmed in

“You hem me in, behind and before, and lay your hand upon me.” Psalm 139:5 I love these sweet little lambs. Apologies for the slight fuzziness of the photos, but they were taken from quite a distance away. That’s because the sheep have the good sense to keep well away from anyone who is not […]

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Who’s in Control?

“He existed before anything else, and he holds all creation together.” Colossians 1:17 Coronavirus. Isn’t it strange how much fear has been caused by a word that, only three or four months ago, most of us had never even heard of? Who Do You Trust? Do you find that you’re spending more time watching or […]

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