It’s National Writing Day, apparently. Since my brain has melted in summer heat, I will compose a poem for you. What I have writ Is frankly IT With quite a bit Of splendid wit Now isn’t that marvellous? I’m such a super, lovely Brit. I think the heat really is getting to me. On another … Continue reading rising to the occasion
Encouragement can come in unexpected ways from unexpected places. Have you found that? But have you also discovered its opposite - that discouragement can come from places where you would presume to have found encouragement?
I (metaphorically) wandered into Jeremiah 31 this morning. This prophesies the return of exiles, and I was struck by some of the phrasing. As my eyes were drifting over it, this didn't happen chronologically in terms of the text, but I hopped back and forth over the words. Some snippets First my eyes were drawn … Continue reading the strength of their hands