Tag Archives: Jesus

Marmite for the Soul

This truly is a meadow in an old fashioned sense; rarely seen these days with clover and harebells et al. Although rarely seen, I am treated to this view of beauty from my kitchen door. Today it was therapeutic ‘marmite … Continue reading

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Not Misleading Worship

Watching God set off explosions of creativity around our country is so exciting. Like fireworks, I think He enjoys our “Ooohs” and “Aaahs” as we marvel at His amazing workmanship. It is one of His hallmarks of our time. He is … Continue reading

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The Apple of His Eye

Today, I met a consultant who had the same surname as a cold meat my mother used to give us, with a salad, for lunch.  I sat in the chair he offered me and my feet did not touch the … Continue reading

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One Year On

The trees are telling us Autumn is around the corner.  I saw blackberries and today, we have formally started back with school work.  It is that time again to do my annual assessment of what has grown and changed.  Most … Continue reading

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Grant Heaven’s Joy to Me

In unearthing the Long-Forgotten through our deep-clean clear-out, I have been reminded of how I used to spend my days trying to cheer as many people up as came across my path.  I would experiment and see what effect a … Continue reading

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God is the Interpreter of the Dream

I have a dream.  No!  Not a Martin Luther-King dream, just a now dream; an impossible dream.  It’s a dream that seems to have found me, rather than I dreamt it up myself.  It seems to have presented itself and … Continue reading

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The Joys

I realised one of the joys of home schooling is that when it comes to holiday time, it really is holiday time. There is no homework to be done – otherwise that would be school. Here are some other joys … Continue reading

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I am Much Amused

Throughout the last couple of years I have revisited again and again the story of Jesus feeding more than five thousand people in one sitting. Elements of the story continually inspire me but this last week in reading it to … Continue reading

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Of Salt, Driving, Finding North, Rings and Things

I’m supposed to be writing an essay that in six years time will have contributed to helping me gain another degree, but I’m just pausing for thought to reflect on the slightly more unusual events of recent days. Daddy quizzed … Continue reading

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Stubborn Courage

I find myself fixed on the phrase “Stubborn Courage”. The idea of having stubborn courage has completely captured me and from the Monastery Ministry of Motherhood and the cloisters of my kitchen, I have decided that 2013 is the year … Continue reading

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