Just flying by.... and had to tell you this! I had always thought of NaNoWriMo as being something for kids or for people who are more obsessed with word count than quality and deep in-depth soulful writing. And of course there is so much more to writing than 'how many words' we can write. But … Continue reading A Gift For The Seeker
Be still and let the Holy Spirit do the work within you. This is a very simple post because the message is simple. It may be too easy for you, reader, to take notice. But when your life is still, rest yourself in the Holy Spirit. Let me share something with you from, 'Experiencing the … Continue reading Be still
"Let us examine our ways and test them, and let us return to the Lord." Lamentations 3:40 The author is speaking during a time of unimaginable pain. He says we must look for the hope in difficult times. We must pull hope from inside of our being, knowing we always have a righteous and loving … Continue reading 7 Ways to Rediscover Hope
It can be difficult to focus on being unhappy and happy all at the same time. Did you know this? Would you like proof? Check out Professor Larson's experiences. Google it...I'm sure there's more than Larson who would agree. But, I am not going to delve into academia because its a bugbear of mine. This-is-subjective, … Continue reading Being grateful when life keeps on hurting
I would like to share a little story with you, it's true... Over the years, especially during the past 12 months, I have kept my doctors, his medical centre staff, and our local A&E departments very busy. But it has been a tremendously gruelling year for lots of people with the Covid19 pandemic and it's … Continue reading The Unknown Nurse
2 Corinthians 12:9 Paul prayed for his sufferings to be taken away. But God's response was for him to hold fast... God would give Paul enough grace (enough deep strength) to cope and live through his afflictions. Paul needed to dig ever deeper and trust God ever more, and with all the strength he could … Continue reading Continue through weakness
Where do you hurt? Where is God, when did you shut Him out? Where is the door to let Him back in? Is this what you want? What do you want? (These are the thoughts and feelings I have drawn from the book, Holy Listening, Margaret Guenther.)I am learning to be one of God’s spiritual … Continue reading Book review – Holy Listening, Margaret Guenther – get ready to have your life turned upside down!
God is my witness, The story of the world-famous healer, E G Fricker. I read this book on recommendation from my partner. Staying healthy has never been my strong area. Having a psychotherapist mind, as well as a psychotherapist partner, I am always interested how people heal themselves, and potentially others. Having God in the … Continue reading Book Review – God is my witness, E. G. Fricker
I may wander off during this book review. But I'm trying to go where He leads me. Reading Towards Holy Ground, led me to many places... During the process, time and again my faith in God felt renewed. Much like a cycle to get rid of the old and welcome the new. Rather like dying … Continue reading Book review – My thoughts and reflections about the book, Towards Holy Ground, Margaret Guenther.
I felt the Holy Spirit reach me through nearly every page. Three times I read this book, because I wanted to feel more of its message, as if that was the key to being closer to God, as if the book was the answer to why I sometimes feel insignificant, invalid and unworthy. I’m being … Continue reading Book review – Kingdom of love, Hannah Hurnard.