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Tag Archives: don’t let your circumstances define you
I’m not having the best day
My day hasn’t gone brilliantly so far. I decided to deliver the 300 remaining flyers for our church fun day and when I was most of the way around the heavens opened and I got soaked. We then had a phone … Continue reading
Posted in Being honest about our faith, contentment, Faith, Life experiences, Life in all it's fullness, Listening to God, Relationship with God Tagged don't let negative experiences put you off, don't let your circumstances define you, happiness depends on our circumstances, now I am deeply discouraged but I will remember you, Psalm 42, seeing past the negative, shaped by my experiences, thankful in all circumstances, trust God, trust in God, trusting even when things go wrong, when things go wrong, why am I discouraged Leave a comment
Did he have a pen behind his ear?
Recently, I was telling my daughter that I saw one of her teachers. She wanted to check this was a genuine sighting (do teachers really exist outside of school?) and so she asked, ‘was he tall?’ ‘Did he have black hair?’ … Continue reading
You need to realise how good you are
Today is a special day in our house. It is my youngest daughter’s birthday and she has asked for a geocaching themed birthday. Yesterday we went geocaching and we found 18 between us and today we are going to have … Continue reading
Posted in encouragement, Everyone is valuable, Faith, God loves us, Life experiences, Relationship with God, self worth Tagged body of Christ, don't let your circumstances define you, encouragement, geocache, geocaching, geocaching cake, gifted, i am amazing, Karis Thomas, one body many parts, Philippa Hannah, talented, The voice, who can you encourage?, you are amazing, you are my beloved son well pleased, you need to realize how good you are 2 Comments
The one about the stolen bin
The picture on the right is what greeted us on Saturday morning. We have these bins for recycling materials outside of our house and at some point on Friday night someone decided to take one. The mind boggles. Why would … Continue reading
Why am I discouraged and sad?
‘Why am I discouraged? Why is my heart so sad?’ Those were his questions and the questions surprised the listeners. They were aware of his pain and they knew about the stress and anguish that he was going through. His … Continue reading
Posted in Bible, change, depression, Faith, freedom, hope, trust Tagged as the deer, change, don't let your circumstances define you, God transforms, hope, now I am deeply discouraged but I will remember you, Psalm 42, put your hope in God, thirst for God, why am I discouraged, why am i so sad 1 Comment