Eternal Beauty

When my oldest grandchild was 3 and was having a sleepover at our house, he woke up from a dream, disoriented and crying in the early hours of the morning. I stumbled into his room, still half asleep to soothe him, but his crying stopped abruptly, mid sob, and he looked up at me with […]

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The Most Widely Read Book in The World

“The grass withers, the flower fades, but the word of our God will stand forever.” Isaiah 40:8 Forever Means FOREVER! The Word of God is always active, always current. The Bible, the written Word of God, is so much more than a beautifully written book. It’s much more than a history book, beautiful poetry, or […]

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Kingdom-style Giving

That evening the disciples came to him and said, “This is a remote place, and it’s already getting late. Send the crowds away so they can go to the villages and buy food for themselves.” But Jesus said, “That isn’t necessary—you feed them.” Matthew 14:15-16 A Mindset Change The disciples had a problem working their […]

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From Death to life!

“For you died to this life, and your real life is hidden with Christ in God.” ‭‭(Colossians‬ ‭3:3‬ ‭NLT‬‬) If you’re a regular reader, you’ll know that I have found a passion for gardening. This time last year, our ‘garden’ was a wasteland, it’s now awash with bright colour. I planted most of our flowers […]

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A River of Life! (Or a stagnant Pool?)

Over the past two days, I have been following the thread through the Bible with regard to what I’m calling ‘the River of Life.’ In Ezekiel 47, Ezekiel had a very powerful and graphic vision of a stream, starting as a trickle from under the door of the temple. As it flowed, the trickle became […]

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Harvest

“Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up.” GalatiAns 6:9 ‭‭ Lessons in Patience Gardening has been a good ‘patience boot camp’ for me, patience being something I need to develop. When I plant things, I’m excited to see […]

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