Category Archives: power of God

When you don’t feel like it – Psalm 34

If you’ve had a rough time recently, you might not want to read this. But you do need to hear it. When life is in the pits, our view on God slides down there with us. Feel like telling God … Continue reading

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In the name

You know that moment when you’re hoping the ground will swallow you up with embarrassment? Trevor, the vicar had come to see my husband, and as he was waiting for him to come through, one of the kids (about age … Continue reading

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Follow the smell…

When our science topic was about micro-organisms, I decided to make it a bit more real by growing some mould. I got various bits of food, and we watched and photographed them at various stages of decomposition. Although we encased it … Continue reading

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He’s amazing, and he’s with me

Close your eyes and think of the most beautiful place you have ever been. Think of how it made you feel. Chances are, it’s somewhere out of doors. And the certainty is that God made it. When you are struck … Continue reading

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What about the enemy?

One supply teaching job found me acting as exam invigilator. It seemed a pretty soft option compared to the usual round of keeping order, but you couldn’t take your eyes off the game. And then boredom crept in. After all … Continue reading

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The power of fire

Our son made us chuckle. “I think I must be getting old, ” he said, ” I’ve just realised that eating fire is dangerous!” He was trained to do this in his early 20’s, and has used it from time … Continue reading

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Look around, not back

It was the last morning of an exhausting 5 day Ofsted inspection. I’d had lessons observed virtually all week – far more than my fair share, even though they’d all been successful. As usual on a Friday morning, I was … Continue reading

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