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Grace Grows Best in Winter

Last week I happened to mention to my atheist brother that I was involved in a prayer course which was trying to help us understand the area of unanswered prayer. I was expecting a dismissive response but instead he suggested that there will be a sequel entitled “Prayer not answered…..yet!” I was encouraged not least […]

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Time to Party!

This time last year we had just returned from a fabulous holiday on a tropical island and were looking forward to all sorts of celebrations to mark our Ruby Wedding. Coronavirus was being talked about as other people and other places. One year on and over 120,000 deaths in the UK from the virus and the picture is […]

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Do Not Strive

Psalm 37 verses 4 to 5: “Take delight in the Lord, and he will give you the desires of your heart.5 Commit your way to the Lord; trust in him and he will do this.” Bryan shared these verses with me some time ago and said that he felt that they were from God for me. I have […]

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People of Light

One of the things which has stood out to me over recent weeks is the variety and beauty of natural light. We have had some spectacular sunrises and sunsets; I have found myself amazed watching the effect produced as the sun has pierced a snow laden grey sky and awe-struck by the clarity and brightness […]

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A Time To Laugh!

Laughter, for God and for us, is a nonverbal form of communication. According to Psychology Today’s summary, laughter is “one of the distinguishing features of human beings” and may be “the most contagious of all emotional experiences” — yet “little is known about the mechanisms behind it.”  But what is clear — apart from the […]

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