Category Archives for "Trusting God"

No options?

What happens when you are in that place where there seems to be no options, no obvious solutions? This week I was reminded once again that there is an amazing God of the universe who is able and willing to intervene… Let everyone give all their praise and thanks to the Lord!Here’s why – he’s […]

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Who likes pruning?

It’s almost that time of year when the roses need to be pruned. They still have a few blooms, but they are looking very raggedy. Not at all like the brilliantly flourishing bushes of mid-summer. I’m a tough pruner. As pruning time approaches some of the rose bushes have branches that have grown to over […]

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Do you trust Me?

So the other morning I woke up at 2am, things on my mind, people on my mind. Prayed for the people. Mulled over the things. Finally went back to sleep at 3.30am, which wouldn’t of been too much of a problem, except I had to get up at 4am to get ready to take a […]

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One step at a time

What direction are you heading? Are you travelling fast or slow? Have you got everything you need? Who is guiding you? Are you listening closely for directions? Here’s a little story (actually by the time I finished this post I realised the story wasn’t quite so little) about taking one step at a time, following […]

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Stubborn or resolute?

In a recent conversation I was talking about a child being stubborn, and said laughingly, “Yes, that is something that runs in our family – stubbornness.”  Since that conversation I have thought a bit more about that word – stubborn – and even had a chat to God about it. What do we do with this […]

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Are you listening to me?

“Mum, are you listening to me?” “Well, I do know you were talking about ……, but I might have missed some of what you said.” To be honest, I probably missed quite a bit of what they said because when they came to speak to me I continued on with whatever I was doing and only half-listened […]

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Don’t give up on God – press in and trust

How enriched are they who find their strength in the Lord; within their hearts are the highways of holiness! Even when their paths wind through the dark valley of tears, they dig deep to find a pleasant pool where others only find pain. Psalm 84:5-6 TPT Over the past few weeks I’ve had plenty of opportunities to marvel at God’s […]

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