Category Archives: Isaac

I remember you

When you think about someone you know only modestly well, what is the first thing you think about them? Is it their looks, the sound of their voice, or maybe something they have done? What stood out to the writer … Continue reading

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Glad to have you

My dad often used to say jokingly,  “God gives us our relatives; thank God we can choose our own friends!” We have always been generally a very happy family, and I know I’m very blessed to be a part of it. But of … Continue reading

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Coming home

I remember the day when the penny dropped. ‘How much is enough?’ was the question I’d been struggling with, in my relationship with God. I was battling with how to ‘do’ my relationship with him. How much time did I have to spend in prayer, … Continue reading

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Knowing him, knowing his presence

We had great fun when I was little, going to Sunday school. I remember there were about a dozen of us, mostly little girls in our class. The teacher was a very kindly lady, and OH! did we give her a … Continue reading

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Right action, wrong heart

Have you ever done the right thing for the wrong reason? Many hard-working parents these days don’t give enough time to their kids, so they try to make up for it with giving them plenty of money, toys or the … Continue reading

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Promises and conditions

A little while ago, I wrote about promise boxes, how folk would select one of God’s promises from the bible, to encourage themselves. And we all need encouragement! But what can get forgotten with this method, is that some of these promises … Continue reading

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All the very best

Happy New Year to everyone! May God bless you richly! I wonder what that means to you. If you were to write a list of the five most important ‘blessings’ you would like bestowed upon you in 2013, I wonder … Continue reading

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