Tag Archives: answered prayer

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

Posted in authority, Bible, Christianity, Exodus, faith, power of God, relationship with God | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Listen up

We’ve been watching ‘The Good Wife” recently. It’s about a lawyer; a particularly canny lawyer in fact. But the clients always have to listen and follow the advice of her counsel, or things get very tricky. If the programme is anything … Continue reading

Posted in Bible, blessings, Christian, Christianity, Exodus, faith, God's love, God's provision, Israel, Moses, prayer, relationship with God, trust, unanswered prayer | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Do me a favour

I’d been doing a job I loved, but didn’t pay well. We managed, until circumstances beyond our choice or control suddenly meant I needed to earn more. It became evident it was time for me to return to teaching in … Continue reading

Posted in achievement, Bible, blessing, blessings, Christian, Christian witness, Christianity, communication, Exodus, faith, God's love, God's provision, motivation, relationship with God, self-esteem, trust, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The waiting game

Around about now, ducks get their best meal of the year. Who doesn’t overstock on bread over Christmas? And right now, it’s going a bit stale. Where better to deposit it than the local duck pond! Just be careful what … Continue reading

Posted in authority, Bible, Biblical, Christian, Christianity, Exodus, faith, God's love, God's provision, Israel, Moses, power of God, relationship with God, suffering, trust, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Wriggle room

I had a lad in my class who was always up to mischief, but he would deny it flatly – he hadn’t done it and that was all there was to it. I got wise to him, and would ask him, … Continue reading

Posted in authority, Bible, Biblical, Christian, Christianity, Exodus, faith, forgiveness, God's love, Israel, Moses, motivation, power of God, relationship with God, respect, trust, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Unleashing the power

What do you do when the staff’s behaviour is worse than the kids??? It was a small school I’d just been appointed to. None of the staff would speak to each other. They would only communicate via me, since I … Continue reading

Posted in achievement, authority, Bible, Biblical, Christian, Christianity, communication, Exodus, faith, God's provision, Israel, Moses, power of God, prayer, relationship with God, self-esteem, unanswered prayer, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Stopping for the one

I don’t watch TV news very often – I tend to keep abreast of what is happening via snippets on the web – a glance at items of importance, just so as I know what is going on, and read a … Continue reading

Posted in Bible, Biblical, Christianity, Exodus, faith, lifestyle, motivation, prayer | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment