Silent Prayers

Just before my father died, he asked me if it was ok to pray for yourself. Dad had a long journey with faith.  He’d seen a lot in his life, including time as a prisoner of war in World War … Continue reading

No coincidences

Your path led through the sea, your way through the mighty waters, though your footprints were not seen. I’ve long been fascinated by the way the world works. As a kid, that sometimes meant breaking things, where I’d been fairly … Continue reading

How long, O LORD?

I find myself thinking more and more about David these days.  Wish I was more like him – but then I think about all the stuff he got wrong – very badly wrong – and what I really want is … Continue reading

Bees in the garden

What is it about the buzz of a bee that is so awesome? Outside my front door I have a patch of lavender that the bees were watching carefully until the flowers started to come.  They were pretty excited when … Continue reading

Deep to Deep

Deep calls to deep in the roar of your waterfalls – Psalm 42:7 God is hardly shallow. I’ve worked in mission in one way or another since I left school – and as a “career” since 1990.  I started by … Continue reading