Monthly Archives: March 2011

today, i am free from condemnation.

Today, I wasted hours getting distracted from work that needed to be done. I coveted scores of beautiful household objects, items of clothing, exciting foods and idealized alternative lives that I read about through the great internet. I worried about … Continue reading

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today, he has gone before me.

“I will go before you and will level the mountains; I will break down gates of bronze and cut through bars of iron. I will give you the treasures of darkness, riches stored in secret places, So that you may … Continue reading

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today, he is sovereign (but not in the sense you might expect).

“See, the Sovereign LORD comes with power, And his arm rules for him. See, his reward is with him, And his recompense accompanies him. He tends his flock like a shepherd: He gathers the lambs in his arms And carries … Continue reading

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today, i have nothing but possess everything.

“I tell you the truth, no one who has left home or brothers or sisters or mother or father or children or fields for me and the gospel will fail to receive a hundred times as much in this present … Continue reading

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today, he is with me.

The LORD turned to him and said, “Go in the strength you have and save Israel out of Midian’s hand. Am I not sending you?” “But Lord,” Gideon asked, “how can I save Israel? My clan is the weakest in … Continue reading

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some things must die, some things must live

A short but powerful something from one of my favourite heroines, Lilias Trotter. (Her biog can be found at http://www.kingsleypress.com/lilias-trotter.html.) This stuff seems to be public domain so I’m happily putting it up on here – enjoy. * Focussed: A Story … Continue reading

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today, he is doing a new thing.

Sorry for the lack of blog. After the weekend of crazy with the leaders’ goal-setting etc and my church’s annual meeting and whatnot, I took two days off, and then had a monster day (yesterday) that didn’t end till 11pm. … Continue reading

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