Tag Archives: God

COMMUNICATION…

“The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place.” – George Bernard Shaw This quote basically sums up the root cause of divorce. We say something to our spouse and we are under the illusion … Continue reading

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HUMBLED…

This past week I found myself in the presence of someone who literally made me feel as though I was standing in the Presence of God. She was a Sister of Mercy nun and her face radiated a peace, a … Continue reading

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BE CAREFUL WHAT YOU PROMISE GOD!

 A week ago, one of our daughter’s, had her life all planned out for the next three years. She was going to join the Open University in the United Kingdom and study for a BA. A huge amount of planning … Continue reading

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BE PREPARED…

“God will, generally speaking, not compete for our attention. If we will not withdraw from things that obsess and exhaust us into solitude and silence, He will usually leave us to our own devices.”  Dallas Willard One of the major … Continue reading

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Friendships…

I received this photo from a friend with the following caption: “I took this photograph in Bettys Bay.  It triggered the thought in me that…even if everything is dry and hostile, I always have you as my best friend”. My … Continue reading

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God’s Silence…

One of the most profound relationships I have ever had, lasted one year, and I only spoke to the person once.  I was 20 and he must have been about 25 years old. I had moved into a flat a … Continue reading

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EDIT YOUR MARRIAGE FREQUENTLY!

 Edit your life frequently and ruthlessly.  It’s your masterpiece after all.   (Nathan W. Morris)  A masterpiece is something incredibly good.  The best example of something. That is what marriage should be – an incredible example of something good. Marriage … Continue reading

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ARE YOU IN BONDAGE TO YOUR CHILDREN?

A friend and I were bemoaning the fact the other day that sometimes our children are not truly appreciative of all that they have, that they take so much for granted and often want more. I said that it was … Continue reading

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MEDITATIONS

“Lord, I pray that all people will recognise the grace given to us by you. I pray that we will always remember that we are justified through faith and not by our own works and that we will live by faith … Continue reading

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UNDER CONSTRUCTION

If we have accepted the Lord as our savior God says that we belong to Him. A synonym for belong is ‘to have a home, to have a rightful place’ and the origin of the word belong comes from ‘to … Continue reading

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