Tag Archives: God

Trust


A thought for the day:   “God has a reason for allowing things to happen. We may never understand His wisdom but we simply have to trust His will.”   Advertisements

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On Placement – Part One


It has been a while since I updated you all about what’s happening with my spiritual journey so I thought today was a good day to share with you where I am up to. You may know that I am … Continue reading

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Blessings


Transcript of my sermon delivered on Sunday 29th January 2017 This sermon uses two passages from the Bible, and questions what are blessings, and how do we recognise blessings in our lives. The passages are Micah 6: 1 – 8  and Matthew … Continue reading

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Love and Loss


Over two days this week I have been involved in four funerals. When I say “involved” I mean that I have provided the music for one, delivered the eulogy and address at one, supported a friend who was delivering his … Continue reading

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Prayers for a New Year


I led the prayers in our Sunday worship this morning, and for a change I used a couple of props. I chose to pray around four items that are traditionally used on New Year’s Eve in Scottish households – coal, “black … Continue reading

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Daybook Entry – New Year’s Eve 2016


For Today… the last day of 2016 Outside my window… I can hear some isolated bursts of fireworks going off locally. The weather is mild to cold but not frosty yet. I am thinking… about some changes I need to … Continue reading

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A Time To Be Still


Everybody needs time to be still. Stillness implies stopping something – moving, talking, eating, worrying, crying, laughing, agitating – whatever it is, we all need to stop and be still. But how difficult is it to stop yourself and just be … Continue reading

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Daybook Entry – 24th February 2016


For Today… 24th February 2016. Outside my window… it is a chilly -1 and each star is like a little chip of ice in the sky. I am thinking… about who fascinating it is to cross paths with new people. … Continue reading

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Wednesday Hodgepodge


Thanks to Joyce for hosting the Wednesday Hodgepodge again this week. Here are my answers but if you want to join in, please click the hodgepodge logo below and follow the instructions on the host site. Here we go!   1. … Continue reading

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What Music Is


  “You know what music is? God’s little reminder that there’s something else besides us in this universe; harmonic connection between all living beings, everywhere, even the stars”  –Robin Williams (2007)    

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