Wake up, fair Zion; dress in your strength. Put on your most elegant clothes, O Jerusalem, holy city. Isaiah 52:1a Isaiah says 'clothe yourself with strength. (I have the first line of a song with those words ringing in my head). Get dressed, pick up what you have been given and put it on. Elegance and strength don't … Continue reading How to Dress Part 3
I've had a pleasant hour browsing through the blogs that arrived in my inbox today, catching up with the ones I didn't read over the weekend cos of the busyness and a wander around some other places. All the time the question of what I will share with you at the back of my mind. … Continue reading Walk Wisely
I've written about the persecuted church before. I am going to do so now and will very likely share again in the future. This morning I got my newsletter, it comes every Saturday, there were several accounts of persecution, a whole prayer section on South-East Asia, updates on kidnapped Nigerian girls and information about a … Continue reading Ladies in White
Saturday is the day I get a prayer update from a group called Christian Solidarity Worldwide. This week I read about persecution in China, I saw they were organising a 24-hour prayer vigil for Zhang Kai. Throughout Lent, they are praying for different regions and this week it is the Middle East and North Africa. Do … Continue reading Do You Care?
First I want to thank all of you for prayers. Prayers get answered and yesterday Mark received a job offer. I'm continuing to pray that God will make Mark a blessing in this new place. That his presence will bring peace and joy as he goes about his business. That the company will be blessed … Continue reading Thankful
If someone refers to you as meek you would be insulted right? It's meek and mild, as tasty as dishwater, no spunk, no fight, just lie down and take it, like a lamb to the slaughter. I was looking up the word because it has pretty much fallen out of use except as a derogatory … Continue reading Miss Meek is Misrepresented