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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Letting Go

I love photographing this tree. (See graphic) It’s beautiful in every season, whether covered in snow or with fresh green Spring leaves.  If you look closely at this photo, near the top, you’ll notice that the tree isn’t completely bare. Despite the strong Autumn winds we had recently, the tree has clung onto a few […]

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Heavy Rain

Today we’re seeing a deluge of rain; a much needed outpouring on our very thirsty gardens, farms and forestry around our parched country, after many weeks with no rain. Very rare on this little Island of Ireland! When I looked up at the sky, just before the first drops fell, I could feel the change […]

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The Caleb Report.

The Lord spoke to Moses, saying, “Send men to spy out the land of Canaan, which I am giving to the people of Israel.” Numbers 13:1-2 Who Are You Listening To? Have you ever been in a place in life where you just seem to be surrounded by ‘nay sayers’; people who say things to […]

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Perseverance Produces Character. (Lessons from a Silk Moth)

The Cocoon  When my children were of primary school age, we lived in South Africa. Every year, a common sight was children coming out of school with a shoe box, the lid punched with tiny holes. Inside would be a few baby silkworms. Actually I don’t know why they’re called ‘worms’, they are in fact […]

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“Trust Me”

This morning, I looked out of our bedroom window and noticed that some of the trees are already starting to lose leaves. My first thought was, ‘Oh no, seriously?’ (I’m not a big fan of Winter) As I looked at the leaves, detaching from the branches and fluttering to the ground, I immediately felt the […]

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