The God Who is Near

Do you remember that song that Bette Midler sang decades ago, called ‘From a distance?’ The chorus states, “God is watching us, God is watching us, God is watching us from a distance” (From the song: ‘From a Distance,’ 1985 by Julie Gold) Although it is musically very pleasing to listen to, and the lyrics […]

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The Lord Our Guardian (Part 2)

“I lift up my eyes to the mountains – where does my help come from? My help comes from the Lord, the Maker of heaven and earth. He will not let your foot slip – he who watches over you will not slumber; indeed, he who watches over Israel will neither slumber nor sleep. The […]

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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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Come, be richly fed!

“The rain and snow come down from the heavens and stay on the ground to water the earth. They cause the grain to grow, producing seed for the farmer and bread for the hungry. It is the same with my word. I send it out, and it always produces fruit. It will accomplish all I […]

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An Everlasting, Unbreakable Covenant

These are some of my favourite rainbow photos taken over the years. Rainbows have all my life, been one of my top five favourite things. It’s been so lovely to see how, through this awful time, the rainbow seems to have been adopted by, not only our county, but others as well, as a sign […]

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May I Never Lose The Wonder …..

Great is his faithfulness; his mercies begin afresh each morning.  Lamentations 3:23 This morning, as it is most mornings here in winter, there was the most beautiful sunrise. I opened my curtains and literally said out loud to an empty room because my hubby had already left for work , “Oh Wow!” Then while I […]

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