Tag Archives: Jesus

On Darkness…

It’s been dark for way too long now. In the midst of the tinsel, the food isles, the sparkles and shiny The darkness creeps. We smile loud and long and yet the cracks appear. The darkness lurks. In the debt, … Continue reading

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Following on…

So, the excellent Phil made an excellent comment on my last post. He pointed out that really my thoughts might just be another person throwing a ‘no but I’m right’ way of living with God into the arena. He has … Continue reading

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The black dog…

I have a black dog, a darkness that will not shift regardless of circumstances. It comes and goes, sometimes circling hungrily, sometimes shy and hiding in the background, sometimes as far from the horizon as the eye can see. When … Continue reading

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Not everything is Black and White…

I’ve been ranting in my head all morning, it’s no good, I’ve got to let this out. I’m tired of not saying what I really think. I’m tired of being fearful that if I say what I really think I’ll … Continue reading

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Sunday

Dawn. Resurrection morning The tomb is empty. Tears are shed. Where is he? Not here in the place of the dead. Not here in darkness and gloom. Here speaking hope in a garden. Here on a bright sunny morning on … Continue reading

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Advent brings the meaning?

Lillan wrote a comment on one of my last posts questioning why there was a lack of meaning in the present if Jesus isn’t going to come back. Thinking about it made me write this blog post. It’s a good … Continue reading

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Contentment revisited…

It was a new thought that dropped in to my consciousness this morning, from this blog post. It’s the radical realisation that contentment isn’t found in being thankful for our circumstances but in someone who reaches beyond our circumstances. I’m … Continue reading

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