Tag Archives: children of Israel

Re-routed but not dis-appointed

A few days ago, my husband had a dentist appointment in the next town. The usual route takes us over a busy railway bridge. However, some huge roadworks had shut the road, so we were diverted. The whole area was just … Continue reading

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Ever ask why?

You may remember a fascinating Guardian advert from 1986, which shows the same event from three different angles, demonstrating how important perspective is on how we view and interpret a situation. Ever ask God why? Moses gave the Israelites God’s clear … Continue reading

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That’s what you need!

As I am writing this, I am sitting in a beautiful conservatory, surrounded by a magnificent view of hills in the background, an array of trees in the foreground, and the amazing sound of birdsong all around. The sky is … Continue reading

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The outcrowd

What is the difference between  pretty wild flowers drenching the countryside with colour, and pesky weeds? Only that the pesky weeds are in my garden! Take dandelions. What a pain they are to get rid of! But actually they are … Continue reading

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Speaking it out

We were clearing out a few of the books in my husband’s library this morning, and I found inside one of them a piece of paper with typewriting on. It turned out to be a personal prophecy dated April 2001 … Continue reading

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