Category Archives: Little encouragements

The Breath of God

I just want to share with you this poem I wrote many years ago, whilst living in a large, industrial town in England, when there was very little opportunity for me to get into the countryside that I so desperately … Continue reading

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Tightrope Walking?

Have you ever felt that you keep stumbling and failing the Lord with the way perhaps that you react to people and situations?  I know I have felt that way on several occasions, and never more so than the time … Continue reading

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Pierce My Ear O Lord

Why The Slave Refused His Freedom The Lord pierced my heart seven years ago with a little bit of scripture of a pierced ear.  It was one of those occasions that God took me completely by surprise.  I was just … Continue reading

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Selfies Or Selfless

Another year behind us and more wrinkles ahead of us!  I don’t mean to insult anyone but the aging process happens daily to us all, without fail.  However, I have just found a cheat’s way to avoid such issues, as … Continue reading

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All Flesh is as Grass

Having spent the spring and summer rejuvenating my long-neglected lawn it was still a surprise to hear the Lord say to me recently, “All Flesh is as Grass”.  How is it so?  What is the scripture reference to this quote?  … Continue reading

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A Basket Case for the Lord

Are you a useful vessel for the Lord, however you may be feeling today?  A little wobbly like wicker-work or solid as oak, the Lord is always willing to use you if you are willing to give yourself in His … Continue reading

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A Matter of Perspective

I have just been remembering something important that I learnt from the Lord some years ago.   At the time I was Home Educating my three sons who were small boys and we were living in what felt to me like … Continue reading

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Pleasure Boats or Useful Vessels!

Just Some Food For Thought! I couldn’t help just taking a snap-shot of the above sign that I came across recently.  It made me smile!  I am just adding it here as I have been on quite a strict healthy-eating, … Continue reading

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Flattened & Crushed!

Today I just want to share with you a little story from my garden, and my love of flowers, in particular.  I had learnt that the Philippians scripture that encourages us to think on things that are “…pure and lovely…” … Continue reading

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Wild Flowers & Noble Vines

There once was upon a time, in my younger days, when I had been taking great delight in building up my little back garden.  I had a pretty, brick, raised flowerbed built for me that made me feel very happy … Continue reading

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