Tag Archives: sacrifice

When prayers aren’t answered…yet – Psalm 40

My roses are finally budding again! I’d about given up on getting a second bloom – thinking it was because the summer has been so dry. It shows you – never give up believing the good stuff is coming. That’s what … Continue reading

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Consumed

I lifted the lid of the suitcase, and a gentle aroma of wood smoke emanated from it. We’d stayed overnight in a B&B that had been a railway station house, and still used the wood burner for their heating. The smell of … Continue reading

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What a waste!

I’d had some birthday money, and bought myself some new cosmetics. My husband was concerned with the source, that it might have pagan links, and felt uncomfortable with it. Much as I liked the product, after some thought and heart … Continue reading

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All the 7’s

Do you ever do any of the Facebook quizzes, that reveal so much about yourself? Well here is a quick Bible quiz – see how much you know. How many times did Joshua’s army go round Jericho? (Joshua 6:3-4) How … Continue reading

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Prepared for usefulness

I took my  grandson round a museum of mining a couple of days ago. We saw a big boulder of ironstone. You could see  the orangey iron in deposits running through it. A lot of heat and energy has to … Continue reading

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New clothes

I love the smell of new fabric. My mum was always cutting and sewing materials to make a new outfit for one or other of us. Fond memories of standing on the table for a fitting, and not-so-fond memories of … Continue reading

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Lay down your luggage

We went to Spring Harvest as a young family way back in its earliest days of the 1980’s, at Prestatyn. It was so exciting, seeing the Big Top from quite a distance away as you approached. Pontins had a fence right … Continue reading

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