Monthly Archives: November 2017

A friend for all seasons – Psalm 25

I listened to a radio item on shame the other day. I hadn’t realised that guilt is what I feel about wrong things I’ve done. Shame on the other hand, is how I feel my wrongdoing is being received by … Continue reading

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Why I think I’m big – Psalm 24

How insignificant am I? Using the word ‘my’ is hardly even appropriate, given that everything in the whole world, me included, belongs to God. Nothing is mine my right, but only by gracious gift. I found verse 6 particularly challenging. … Continue reading

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Enjoying life at it’s worst – Psalm 23

I’ve just heard from my grandson, that they are having resilience classes in school. In brief, that’s learning how to cope when things are tough. It’s the kind of stuff good parents teach their kids – they nurture them, supply … Continue reading

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What you don’t know – Psalm 22

Why me God? Why d’you go silent on me when I need you most? I’ve done everything right, this shouldn’t be happening to me. What a total mess. I doubt there are many Christians on the planet who haven’t screamed … Continue reading

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So much to gain, so much more to lose – Psalm 21

It’s really not a hard choice. On the one side, so many blessings you could list them forever; on the other side…well let’s not go there, you really don’t want to go there, trust me. Choosing to belong to God’s … Continue reading

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Consequences – Psalm 20

Who remembers playing ‘Consequences’? You had to start a story, fold down the paper and pass it on so that the next person could continue…fold it down and continue… I used to get my kids at school to do something … Continue reading

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Wonderful words – Psalm 19

It’s all change with our street lights. We’re getting new LED ones. As well as using less power, they are angled down so they give a bright white light directly below, but give off less light pollution. So when we … Continue reading

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