Tag Archives: God’s protection

The moment of breakthrough – Psalm 12

Same-old same-old problems. Life seems to go grinding on: the struggles fluctuating but never going away. It feels like the wrong people always get the upper hand, and you are on your own with no one to understand or support … Continue reading

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It’s the limit

Our main road has recently changed from a 40 to 30mph speed limit. You can’t imagine the furore it has caused! Life as we knew it came to an end, because it now takes 30 seconds longer to get along … Continue reading

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Sex and other gods…

“Break it: you’ve bought it.” The standard china shop message – you have to pay for any damage you do. And that is the basic premise of Exodus 22:16-17. If a guy had sex with a young girl, he had to marry … Continue reading

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Slaves no longer

The thing that made me absolutely determined to cast my vote in our recent general election, was the thought of all that the suffragettes endured to win it for me. My rights came at a huge cost. I have no … Continue reading

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Coming home

I am not squeamish about much, but I can’t quite come to terms with the idea of poking things through your ears; so while I really like the look of earrings, I’ve never fancied having mine pierced. So the verses of Exodus 21:1-6 … Continue reading

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The Red Herring Club

People come up with all sorts of reasons for not wanting to come close to God. “Religion causes wars,” is a popular one. The fact that most of the 20th Century wars were caused by atheists seems to go unnoticed. … Continue reading

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For the sake of the children

My mum was telling me about some families she knows, whose kids have gone off the rails. “All my kids have grown up to be useful citizens, who do things to help others and not just themselves,” she said. I … Continue reading

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