A circular 3 mile walk near Mapledurham

Now the God of peace, that brought again from the dead our Lord Jesus, that great shepherd of the sheep, through the blood of the everlasting covenant, make you perfect in every good work to do His will, working in you that which is well pleasing in his sight, through Jesus Christ; to whom beContinue reading “A circular 3 mile walk near Mapledurham”

Another cup of tea / flowers😜

“Whosoever will be great among you, let him serve others” Matthew 20 : 26 In context this was said after all Jesus’ friends sat waiting to have a servant wash their dirty feet. Jesus got up took a bowl and washed them clean. Serving is part of leadership. This coming Sunday will be Mother’s dayContinue reading “Another cup of tea / flowers😜”

The tulips picked before their time

The God of all grace, after you have suffered a little while, will Himself restore you and make you strong, firm and steadfast. 1Peter 5:10 Bitten, gnawed, a small critter changes your life.No water comes up your stemYou bow down with your face in the dirtYou come in with your water in a bottle.A differentContinue reading “The tulips picked before their time”

Darwin’s barberry in flower with grape hyacinths

The Lord shall preserve thee from all evil: he shall preserve thy soul. The Lord shall preserve thy going out and coming in from this time forth, and even for evermore. Psalm 122 : 7,8 Some people are like thorns/spikes . But you have to let them be thorns, because thorns can’t turn into petals.Continue reading “Darwin’s barberry in flower with grape hyacinths”

Walking 4 miles along the Thames near Cookham

Trust in the Lord with all your heart ; and lean not to your own understanding in all your ways acknowledge Him, and He shall direct your paths. Proverbs 3 : 5,6 Just because God’s path is not understandable, doesn’t mean it’s not the right path. Anonymous Every path has its puddle. English Proverb PursueContinue reading “Walking 4 miles along the Thames near Cookham”

Some blue/pink flowers on Green Alkanet

Then he showed me a river of the water of life, clear as crystal, coming from the throne of God and of the Lamb, in the middle of its street. On either side of the river was the tree of life , bearing twelve kinds of fruit, yielding its fruit every month, and the leavesContinue reading “Some blue/pink flowers on Green Alkanet”

Ragged Robin shrub leaves in spring with our garden Robin.

The Lord your God is living among you. With His love, He will calm all your fears. He will rejoice over you with joyful songs. Zephaniah 3:17 The robin was voted as Britain’s National Bird in 1960, and again in 2015. It symbolises new beginnings, new projects and a sign of good things. However devotedContinue reading “Ragged Robin shrub leaves in spring with our garden Robin.”

Bloody Currant / Ribes sanguine Pursh

God’s love has been poured into our hearts through the Holy Spirit, who has been given to us. Romans 5:5 The flowers of late winter and early spring occupy places in our hearts well out of proportion to their size. G.Wiser No matter how long the winter, spring is sure to follow. English Proverb ThoughContinue reading “Bloody Currant / Ribes sanguine Pursh”