Seek he the Lord while he may be found, call he upon him while he is near: Let the wicked forsake his way , and the unrighteous man his thoughts: and let him return unto the Lord , and he will have mercy on him ; and to our God, for he will abundantly pardon,Continue reading “Gorse / whin in Northern England and Scotland.”
For now we see through a glass, darkly; but then face to face: now I know in part; but then shall I know as even I am known. And now abideth faith, hope, charity, these three ; but the greatest of these is charity. 1Corinthians 13 : 12,13 Lowly with a broken kneck, The crocusContinue reading “Crocus, water, glass cube and stone”
The kingdom of heaven is like this. A man planted wheat seeds but while he slept his enemy scattered the seeds of a weed all over his newly seeded field. Only when the plants came up could the weeds be seen growing very close to the wheat. A servant suggested they do some weeding. “No,Continue reading “A pint glass of Arum moculatum / Cuckoo plant / Lords and Ladies”
This is my commandment that you love one another , as I have loved you. Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down His life for His friends. You are my friends if you do whatsoever I command you. John 15 : 12-15 Acting on even a twig of faith allowsContinue reading “Elm twigs and Viola”
In everything by prayer with thanks tell God what your requests are. And the peace of God, which is not understood, will guard your hearts and minds in Christ Jesus. Philippians 4:6 Every flower must grow through dirt. Anon Trust in Christ as your only security, The men/women of prayer are the men/women of power.
The work of righteousness will be peace, and the effect of righteousness, quietness and assurance forever. Isaiah 32:17 After living so close to the mountains in my sister’s home, this picture caught my eye in a second hand shop at £4. Its detail of small lines giving light and shade, plus the twig of distinctivenessContinue reading “Some black thorn blossom and an etching”
“The soul that has given himself to Christ is more precious in His sight than the whole world. The Saviour would have passed through the agony of Calvary that one might be saved in His kingdom. He will never abandon one for whom he has died. Unless His followers choose to leave Him, He willContinue reading “Primrose: common and sweetheart”
You my brothers and sisters, were called to be free…serve one another humbly in love. Galatians 5 : 13z “The practice of love offers no place of safety. We risk loss, hurt, pain. We risk being acted upon by force outside our control.” The same author says ” Living simply makes loving simple.” Bell Hooks,Continue reading “The forced Hyacinth bulbs from my post 14 Dec 2021”
He was broken for our sins… and by His stripes we are healed. (this is what came to my mind… such brokenness) Isaiah 53 : 5 “Nothing to say . Sad.” Sandy.
O worship the Lord in the beauty of holiness: fear before him, all the earth. Psalms 96:9 If we could see the miracle of a single flower clearly our whole life would change. Buddha
God has declared that those who receive Christ as their Redeemer, accepting Him as the One who takes away all sin, will receive pardon for their transgression. He is able to save them to the uttermost that come unto God by him, seeing he ever maketh intercession for them. Hebrews 7 : 25 “There isContinue reading “Delicious monsters growing in my sister’s South African garden and a few Camellia from my garden today in England.”
Commit to the Lord whatever you do, and he will establish your plans. Proverbs 16 : 3 A night safari. Science is the process of thinking God’s thoughts after Him. Johannes Kepler