The most High (God) does not live in temples made by hands; God says ‘Heaven is my throne and Earth is my footstool. My hands made all these things.’ Acts 7:49,50 (Sandy’s understanding and the rest of the chapter is quite strong!) The world is mud-luscious and puddle – wonderful. E.E.cummings (1894 – 1962 AmericanContinue reading “A Sabbath walk near High Wycombe”
Category Archives: Walks
A rainy walk in Ross-on-Wye
I sought the Lord, and he answered me ; He delivered me from all my fears. Psalms 34 : 4 The sky was dark and gloomy, the air was damp and raw, the streets were wet and sloppy. The smoke hung sluggishly above the chimney tops as if it lacked the courage to rise, andContinue reading “A rainy walk in Ross-on-Wye”
New trees and snow drops nearly gone.
The LORD is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? the LORD is the strength of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?… Wait on the LORD : be of good courage, and He shall strengthen thine heart: wait, I say, on the LORD. Psalm 27: 1…14 (the verses between are lovelyContinue reading “New trees and snow drops nearly gone.”
Sabbath walk in Swinley forest.
What can be known about God is evident to us because God has made it evident. Ever since the creation of the world God’s invisible attributes of eternal power and divinity have been able to be understood and perceived in what he has made. Romans 1 : 19 – 20 A pessimist sees only theContinue reading “Sabbath walk in Swinley forest.”
A Sabbath walk along the walls of Roman Calleva.
God said: ‘Let the waters under the heaven be gathered together unto one place, and let the dry land appear: and it was so. And God called the dry land Earth; and the gathering together of the waters called he Seas: and God saw it was good. …. Genesis 1: 9,10 Then in the ReadingContinue reading “A Sabbath walk along the walls of Roman Calleva.”
An NEC visit in Birmingham
“By their fruits he shall know them.” Matthew 8 : 20 We visited the Caravan Show 23 in the National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham. The NEC is the UK’s number one venue for shows, exhibitions, meetings and events. Yes, ofcourse there were caravans and motorhomes but these three , the chair, the tent and the BarefootContinue reading “An NEC visit in Birmingham”
Weathered lavender , Astilbe, daffodils and Osterley.
“Cast all your anxiety on Him because He cares for you.” 1Peter 5:7 ” Every trial endured and weathered in the right spirit makes a soul nobler and stronger than it was before.” James Buckham Kennedy “All Nature seems at work. Slugs leave their lair. The bees are stirring, birds are on the wing, andContinue reading “Weathered lavender , Astilbe, daffodils and Osterley.”
A walk at Cliveden along the Thames
Put all your anxiety on Him because he cares for you. 1 Peter 5 : 7 I know it is not Christmas but with all the trees bare it was easy to see bright, green balls of mistletoe. Seeds joyfully spread by the birds and growing high up. The reflection of the tree on theContinue reading “A walk at Cliveden along the Thames”
Oh Lord, You are our Father, we are the clay, and You are our Potter, and we are the work of Your hand. Isaiah 64 :8 An Australian platypus from the late 19th Century. In the 17th century they thought this animal a hoax. Why? They lay eggs, feed their young milk, use electroreception (detectContinue reading “Reading Museum”
A visit to Berkshire: The museum of Berkshire Aviation
No person can serve two masters for either they will hate the one, and love the other; or else they hold to the one and despise the other. You can’t serve God and wealth. Matthew 6 : 24 Woodley is famous for the Miles Aircraft factory on the former Reading Aerodrome. Miles designed and constructedContinue reading “A visit to Berkshire: The museum of Berkshire Aviation”
Walking through the Vyne Estate Hampshire.
This oak is considered to be 650 years old. Home to squirrels, jackdaws, nuthatches and where fungi has hollowed it out bats and invertebrates shelter. It is a shapely, characterful tree. A tree to ponder under. During Tudor times it would have shaded Henry VIII, first with Catherine of Aragon and later Anne Boleyn. MuchContinue reading “Walking through the Vyne Estate Hampshire.”
Looking through the ice at …
By the breath of God frost is given: and the breadth of the water is straitened…Do you know how the clouds are balanced? The wondrous works of Him which is perfect in knowledge. Job 37:10, 16 (In the natural world God has placed in the hands of us the key to unlock the treasure houseContinue reading “Looking through the ice at …”