Tag Archives: unanswered prayer

Spoiling the goodies

What do you do when life is dark and difficult? I remember calling out to God one night when things had got just too hard, and I really felt God speak, “Sorrow may last for the night, but joy comes in the … Continue reading

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Big enough

Every now and again I find myself going through a ‘grumble phase’ where just about everything gets to me. One of the things that penetrate my calm is stuff being lost. I seem to spend half my life hunting for … Continue reading

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Grow up!

We’ve just celebrated Mother’s Day here in the UK, when all the kids tell their mums how much they love them, and thank them for all the things they’ve done for them. I’ve been very blessed with some lovely flowers … Continue reading

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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

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Come the day

I love that feeling when you wake up on a morning when you are going on holiday. It’s come! At last! There’s a delightful excited feeling within you.  Better still, the first time I held each of my babies in my arms, … 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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Sneaky stuff

A couple of summers ago, I noticed some red dust on the windowsill. Puzzled, I cleaned it off, but it had reappeared a day or two later. I took a closer look, and it was moving! Tiny red mites, that had … Continue reading

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