Category Archives: Christianity

Choose your mood – Psalm 42

There must be something a bit perverse in the human psyche, that makes us enjoy feeling sorry for ourselves. There’s nothing quite like a good ol’ pity party! David had good reason. He was facing exile from his own beloved … Continue reading

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The blessed fleas – Psalm 41

You’ll probably be familiar with the rhyme which reminds us that the bigger we are, the bigger the irritations in life. Great fleas have little fleas upon their backs to bite ’em, And little fleas have lesser fleas, and so … Continue reading

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When prayers aren’t answered…yet – Psalm 40

My roses are finally budding again! I’d about given up on getting a second bloom – thinking it was because the summer has been so dry.┬áIt shows you – never give up believing the good stuff is coming. That’s what … Continue reading

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Dealing with the difficult – Psalm 38

Grumpy people are some of the hardest to befriend. I want to be ‘nice’ to everyone, but when all they do is moan about their problems and their current ailments, I try to stay polite, but if I’m honest, I … Continue reading

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It’s not my problem – Psalm 37

“Crime never pays,” so they say; but as you look around the world, at the corrupt leaders and politicians, drug barons, profiteers, crime syndicates, pimps, traffickers and other nasties, it’s sometimes hard to believe it. The rich aren’t all evil … Continue reading

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A world in need – Psalm 36

When our family was young, we ran and lived above a corner shop, in a not-too-great area. It was hard to take a holiday, but one year we decided to close for a week and go away. In our absence, … Continue reading

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Hold on, you’re going to make it – Psalm 35

I’ve been doing a lot of clearing out, and came across an old article on the Stages of Grief. In brief, the five stages were outlined as – Denial and Isolation; Anger; Bargaining; Depression and finally, Acceptance. There is no … Continue reading

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