With the passage of time I can now reflect on my experience with a degree of detachment and share some of the main stages that mark my journey through divorce. For me it was one of the most catastrophic events in my life and the journey through it could best be described as an emotional … Continue reading Journey Through Divorce
'Let the loveliness of our lord, our God, rest on us, confirming the work that we do. Oh yes. Affirm the work that we do.' Psalm 90 verses 17-18 (The Message)Loving Father, may your Spirit rest on me today. I bring you my heart, my plans, the lessons I've learned, the knowledge I've gained and … Continue reading A Prayer prompted by God’s Word.
Lord, I praise you today and thank you for all your many blessings! Thank you for this beautiful day; the sunshine; the blue sky; the pleasant heat mixed with the gentle cooler breeze. There is much beauty around in the gardens, the fields, the animals and in the joy of pets! Thank you for health … Continue reading A Prayer of thanks
I didn't write this post but have given full credit to the author at the end. I read it earlier this morning and thought it was worth sharing on my blog - it's all for God's glory and that's the main thing! I hope you all enjoy it and implement it in your lives🙂 … Continue reading Be a True Worshiper
I have copied this from a devotional I have been reading on the 'Bible' App. The devotional is called 'Right from the heart - 1 minute devotions'. (See reference at end for details) I am posting this because it is one of the best summaries I have seen of how to live life to the … Continue reading The Big Ten and the Big Two
'Now the mind of the flesh [which is sense and reason without the Holy Spirit] is death [death that comprises all the miseries arising from sin, both here and hereafter]. But the mind of the [Holy] Spirit is life and [soul] peace [both now and forever].' (Romans 8:6 AMP) What is this saying? It says … Continue reading Two minds
Where You Are Weak, He Is Strong But He said to me, My grace (My favor and loving-kindness and mercy) is enough for you [sufficient against any danger and enables you to bear the trouble manfully]; for My strength and power are made perfect (fulfilled and completed) and show themselves most effective in [your] weakness. … Continue reading Strength through weakness
This piece was not written by me but I feel it is something many of us struggle with - especially in life's tough decisions! It has spoken to me today and so I offer it to all who follow my blog. 'But those who wait for the Lord [who expect, look for, and hope in … Continue reading Learn to wait
Are you feeling anxious? Are you being judgemental? Are your ideas confused? Make a difference today by focusing your attention on God. This post is copied from the devotional App 'Jesus Calling' by Sarah Young:- Keep your focus on Me. I have gifted you with amazing freedom, including the ability to choose the focal point … Continue reading Make a difference: change your focus!
Seek My face. This is taken from a devotional App called 'Jesus Calling' by Sarah Young. Marianne, one if my daughters, recommended it to me and I really love the way Sarah takes verses from the Bible and turns them into a conversation between God and the reader. This is the one for today - … Continue reading Searching for meaning