Even though I am still in a valley in my life with people wanting to hurt me in many ways, I bless God everyday and I know that He is with us through this time.
Now, like no other I have come to a time of testing. The mental fight, or should I say the spiritual fight is bigger than the physical. I sit writing at home because as the psalm says malicious liars have risen up against me and the system seems to big for me to fight against, I can only wait and pray and trust that God will see me through.
Someone asked me “why do I believe in Jesus?” I replied that for years I struggled and in those quiet moments I sort the truth only to find that all along The Truth had been with me on the journey and His name was Jesus.
I’ve been dwelling on this text today. “If you abide in My word, you are My disciples indeed. 32 And you shall know the truth, and the truth shall make … Continue reading Free from this world
There is something about climbing mountains which connects with my faith. It seems that God’s presence is made known on mountains to Moses, Elijah, Abraham, Isaac and many more. Being at the edge of the elements and the near limit of your strength makes me want to praise God.
The evening was drawing in as I sat under the trees and listened for the quieting calls of the birds as the sun settled behind me. Quietness and prayer. I … Continue reading A forest of splendour
I love the stillness of the wood:
I love the music of the rill:
I love to couch in pensive mood
Upon some silent hill. – Lewis Carroll
The air was cool with a slight breeze wafting through the trees. The forest was quiet with no sounds from birds and animals now as they bedded down for the … Continue reading A signpost
There is an open bridge, welcoming and open. A way for all regardless of what life you have lived, free from judgement now because the tree stands tall. The judgement has fallen on God’s only Son and through Jesus we now have access to this breath of God. God wants the best version of each one of us and He will relentlessly pursue us until we accept Him with open arms. Individual, unique and created whole as an image bearer of God.
A robin sits on the tree branch and looks away. Looks towards an uncertain future. There are many threats that this bird may have to face, the least is the … Continue reading We have an indwelling of God