How are we coming? 

I love the book of Esther. A decree has been made, her people are in danger of being killed and she is the one who must petition the king.  But it wasn’t that easy, even as his wife she couldn’t come to him, into the inner court unasked, because unless he held out the goldenContinue reading “How are we coming? “

I am the LORD thy God…

It’s easy to hear certain phrases that are often repeated in the Bible and yet not pause to fully take them in. There’s a phrase  like that, that was said many times in the Bible to the children of Israel but does it include us?  ‘I am the LORD thy God.’ We first see itContinue reading “I am the LORD thy God…”

How’s Your Day Going?

How’s your day been so far Friend? Isn’t it just so easy to let our circumstances affect out day? A grumpy boss, squabbling children, an unkind word, being taken for granted, something not going as we hoped, that spilt coffee, all the things we still have to do getting on top of us and makingContinue reading “How’s Your Day Going?”

Overwhelmed

Are you overwhelmed Friend? Are you looking at the days and weeks ahead and wondering however you’ll get through? David was there in Psalm 61 but where did it lead him?… ‘When my heart is overwhelmed: lead me to the rock that is higher than I.’ It led him to cry out for The RockContinue reading “Overwhelmed”

Is your Glass Clean?

Imagine our souls as a lamp. When we are born there is no light in the lamp, the glass is dirty and smudged and there is no life there. ‘Behold, I was shapen in iniquity; and in sin did my mother conceive me.’ But when God through the Holy Spirit shines the light of HisContinue reading “Is your Glass Clean?”