Picture the scene. As a full time stay at home parent, you have risen before your family to prepare a nutritious breakfast, ensured all have clean clothes to wear, a healthy lunch and snacks, homework checked and all places in school bags.
One of my fondest memories of school days is being involved in the music programme. I was fortunate to be able to receive lessons for violin, clarinet and sing in the school choir. I also managed to pass the new (age alert) GCSE qualification in Music. During this time I sang in a community choir,…
This Psalm, has always been one of my ‘go to’ Psalms. I find in it both comfort and hope. Comfort knowing that Jesus, too, felt sorrow, grief and pain. Hope, because in the midst of trouble, God is our rock, our stability and our future.
Eternity is, was and shall be. When we accept the gift of life through the redemption of Christ we become independent of time. Plainly speaking our eternal life is now, was before sin and will be in each moment.
In those timeless moments of sheer delight in experiencing the unexpected our souls soar. There is a glimpse through the earthly realm to the eternal home
Enjoy this fun re-telling of the raising of Lazarus John 11. For a more reflective version https://connects.live/2019/04/04/lenten-devotionals-day-24/
A kind embrace, then Jesus wept
Grace for all mankind. A
Even though I exercise regularly, try to eat well, have never smoked and by choice don’t drink, my 66 year old body tells my spirit, this home is not for ever.
I believe that one day I will have a body that does not ache, show signs of age and become weary.
Yesterday I met an angel. Allow me to tell you the story.
I believe in the church the holy communion of saints. If the purpose of the church is firstly to reach up and worship God, then the energy we receive from this act must flow outwards to one another. This we do in another form of worship and expression of love to God and each other:…