God is present everywhere- Oliver Holden

Those who seek the throne of grace Find that throne in every place; If we live a life of prayer,  God is present everywhere. In our sickness and our health,  In our want, or in our wealth,  If we look to God in prayer,  God is present everywhere. When our earthly comforts fail,  When the …

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Last day of the year reading

Lamentations 3:22-27 Because of the Lord's great love we are not consumed, for his compassions never fail. They are new every morning: great is your faithfulness. I say to myself, "The Lord is my portion: therefore I will wait for him". The Lord is good to those whose hope is in him, to the one …

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True Nobility- Edgar A. Guest

Who does his task from day to day And meets whatever comes his way, Believing God has willed it so, Has found real greatness here below. Who guards his post, no matter where Believing God must need him there, Although but lowly toil it be , Has risen to nobility. For great and low there's …

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My 48th Birthday

This must be a frivolous read. June 20. I had a couple of phone calls reminding me that it was my birthday. For me time had stood still. It was the day after my mother's double surgery. I was in shock. That it was my birthday didn't seem real at all. The day was rainy. …

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Tuesday- had to share

I often read stuff that I just feel  I need to share with other readers. Here's a poem I read today by an American poet, who I have never read before( and I am ashamed to say, I never knew existed). AN INFORMAL PRAYER -- THE PRAYER OF CYRUS BROWN- By Sam Walter Foss  "The …

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This is what I learnt …..

" The only difference between stumbling blocks and stepping stones is the way in which we use them." - Anonymous Last night I was driving home with my younger daughter after her evening classes. She needed to go shopping to get things for her travel later next week. We tried to get to the nearby …

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Coincidences

I find that sometimes when I am constantly thinking of something, maybe something I watched on TV or read in a book or something someone told me, something related to that thing comes up in my own life as a strange coincidence. An experience similar to this happened yesterday. Let me quote a story I …

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