Japanese Smoke tree leaves, Buddlia going from green to brown.

A living faith means an increase in vigor, a confiding trust , by which the soul becomes a conquering power. E.G White Desire of Ages p 347. This is from the story of the lady who touched Jesus garment and stopped bleeding after being ill and isolated for many years. Her culture wouldn’t allow womenContinue reading “Japanese Smoke tree leaves, Buddlia going from green to brown.”

What was in the garden this November morning?

Wherefore seeing we also are compassed about with so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside every weight, and the sins that so easily beset us, and let us run with patience the race that is set before us, Looking to Jesus the author and finisher of our faith… Hebrews 12 : 1,2…Continue reading “What was in the garden this November morning?”

Chrysanthemums and Roses an anonymous gift. I think from a neighbour.

When they had heard the King, they departed; and, lo, the star, which they saw in the east, went before them, till it came over where the young child was. Matthew 2: 9 I want to say a big thank you. I think we know who you are. Life is a mixture of Chrysanthemums andContinue reading “Chrysanthemums and Roses an anonymous gift. I think from a neighbour.”

Zinia from a bud to a mature flower in a vase

Be strong. Take courage. Don’t be intimidated. Don’t give them a second thought because God your God is striding ahead of you. He won’t let you down; He won’t leave you. Deuteronomy 31: 6 From bud to vase Cerees Zinia “The greatest mistake you can make in life is continually fearing that you’ll make one”Continue reading “Zinia from a bud to a mature flower in a vase”

Cardoon ripe with seed,Yarrow in the dry and yellow, Euphorbia leaves and white Sedum flowers

The cross of Calvary while it declares the law immutable, proclaims to the universe that the wages of sin is death. In the Saviour’s expiring cry, ” It is finished,” the death-knell of Satan was rung. The great controversy which had been so long in progress was then decided, and the final eradication of evilContinue reading “Cardoon ripe with seed,Yarrow in the dry and yellow, Euphorbia leaves and white Sedum flowers”

Aloe Vera and Sedum plants with a sharp shadow

For now we see through a glass, darkly; but then face to face : now I know in part; but then shall I know even as also I am known. 1Corinthians 13 : 12 Mysteries to Be Unfolded in Heaven. But many mysteries yet remain unrevealed. How much that acknowledged to be truth is mysteriousContinue reading “Aloe Vera and Sedum plants with a sharp shadow”

Hops, Teasels and puffed up orange Zinnias

In the Word the Saviour is revealed in all His beauty and loveliness. Every soul will find comfort and consolation in the Bible, which is full of promises concerning what God will do for the one who comes into right relation to Him. Especially will the sick be comforted by hearing the Word; for inContinue reading “Hops, Teasels and puffed up orange Zinnias”