Running from God

Running from God

TweetHave you ever wondered why people should want to run away from God? Usually we run from what we are afraid of. Or could it be that people are running – unconsciously? Is that possible? Perhaps it is some kind of knee-jerk response whenever anything about...
Resolution Resolve?

Resolution Resolve?

TweetEleven days into 2016 already so how are the resolutions going? Or perhaps, if you are like me, you don’t bother about them any more, settling for a renewed resolve to make adjustments to priorities, behaviour or interests instead… At New Year there...
Blessing in a Time of Violence

Blessing in a Time of Violence

TweetComing to terms with the terrible carnage in Paris is not easy for any of us. We are shaken to the core and struggle to find any meaning in such horrific events. ‘Where is God in all this?’ we ask – and no answer seems to come back. This poem...

Happy Father’s Day!

Tweet Father's Day I didn’t buy a card this year because I don’t have a father any more. But I have good memories that I treasure – just me and Dad together. I loved my Dad and was proud of him – not that I ever felt I knew him very well. He...

Depressed?

TweetMany of us can identify with feeling depressed at some times in our lives – and we may not even be aware of what triggers it. Some people, however, face a constant battle with depression such that it becomes a daily struggle. One such person – perhaps...