Category Christian

Christmas 2012

WISHING EVERYONE A VERY HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A NEW YEAR FILLED WITH PEACE AND JOY.   Advertisements

Access Denied – POETRY

Access Denied   Fear comes knocking on the door No one loves you anymore The future’s bleak, you’ll have no one To run and play with in the sun Faith answers firmly, access denied Depression drags his feet along the hall Brown robes sweeping the dust. The gall; He knocks! An eviction notice in his […]

Invisible God

  Invisible God – The Story of Esther, Queen of Persia As we can’t see the wind, but realise its presence by the movement it creates, so we see the hand of God at work through the events recorded in the book of Esther.  God is not mentioned by name, but is evident throughout as Mordecai and Esther act to […]

Small Things – Poem

Small Things When the waves of insecurity wash over me Swamp me, sweep me away Into the blackness of deep mind Uncertainty of purpose Feelings of unworthiness Inadequacy, having nothing to bring Nothing to give Worthless Sitting alone, doing nothing, taking no risks Walls hemming me into the Silence of isolation I will Rise up […]

Christian, I am: Battle Scars

Battle Scars What deep wounds ever closed without a scar? Lord Byron  Have you ever been deeply wounded?  Pain remains there.  The pain that comes from feelings of failure, shame, outrage and betrayal clings to the surface of the heart.  What balm is there that will bring relief?  Prayer, persevering in trust and obedience, counselling, […]

On Forgiveness

On Forgiveness – dealing with the hurts I recently read a book which was based on the relationship between the author and her mother.  It took the wind out of my sails for a bit.  The mother, though now deceased, had been an acquaintance of mine.  It felt very strange to be reading all those […]