Crab Nebula For by him all things were created, in heaven and on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or dominions or rulers or authorities—all things were created through him and for him. And he is before all things, and in him all things hold together.Col 1:15-17 Holding me together Lord I’m tired today:heavy in … Continue reading You Hold All Things Together
Distracted and Off Balance There are times when I feel anxious, exhausted, and “off balance”, when my prayer times are filled with distractions, and the creative things I normally enjoy doing don't go smoothly, or don't even happen. I've been talking to Jesus about this, and he's highlighted a few things to me. When I … Continue reading Let Jesus Be Your All!
I am the resurrection and the life. Whoever believes in me, though he die, yet shall he live, and everyone who lives and believes in me shall never die.John 11:25 Have you ever faced the possibility of dying? I have, having had cancer, twice. It really puts things into perspective. It forced me to prioritise, … Continue reading If My Life Ends Today
He was foreknown before the foundation of the world but was made manifest in the last times for the sake of you who through him are believers in God, who raised him from the dead and gave him glory, so that your faith and hope are in God. 1 Peter 1:20-21 …whose names have not … Continue reading Creation and Created
Good Friday is, traditionally, the day we reflect on Jesus’ suffering and death. Today is actually Passover, and Jesus is the Passover Lamb, sacrificed for the sins of the world, for your sins and my sins.
May this reblogged post help you as you reflect on what Jesus suffered for us.
Do you feel that Christmas has come around too quickly? Are you anxious about all the things to do? Do you feel the tension and anxiety in the air? Do you find it difficult to focus on what is really important? This year I certainly do. I wrote this poem, and have put it in … Continue reading In this rush and frenzy
This is a poem I wrote to remind me of what really matters in life. I rush ahead with my thoughts and plans, forgetting to be still: to listen for your voice. I know you desire to lead me step-by-step, moment by moment. You have the perfect plan for me... for … Continue reading In you is life!
Lord Jesus, how I long for you! I long to see you, to see your face! I long for your return! When, oh Lord? When will you come for us? When will you take us from this earth and translate us into your heavenly home? I long to bow before you Lord! I … Continue reading Longing for my Lord
Is Jesus your Lord? We need to not only believe in Jesus Christ, but we need to surrender to him as our Lord and Master, and then we become a new creation in him. We need to surrender to Jesus every day, acknowledging him as our Lord and Master. We have one choice: we need … Continue reading Is Jesus Lord of your life?
The rapture, or catching away, is a glorious event that will happen to all true believers in Jesus Christ. There will be a very loud trumpet blast, graves will open, believers who have died will rise from the dead, and we will all be lifted up into the clouds to meet Jesus. Our bodies will … Continue reading The rapture of all true believers in Christ Jesus