Judging

Posted on November 24th, by admin in thinking. No Comments

Do you ever have scenarios running through your head where you are battling to win an argument or to come out tops in a situation? Do you find yourself preoccupied with thinking like this? A lot of people do, and they just put it down to a need to renew your mind. Well to a degree it is. But it is most likely linked to a judgement that needs to be removed. Judgement and forgiveness go hand in hand, we understand forgiveness, even though it can be hard. And to a degree we understand judgement, in that when we forgive we need to also ask god to forgive us for judging the other person. But there is another aspect, which needs to be included in our letting go, otherwise it can leave fragments that lead to the replaying of scenarios. This aspect is the letting go of the judgement. It can happen as part of the whole forgiveness package, but on deeper issues we need to make a conscious effort to let go, kind of like a sweep up around the room making sure there is nothing left, no rubbish to rot and cause issues later. The letting go of … Read More »

Resting on a rock

Posted on November 21st, by admin in photography. No Comments


Sun rise

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Father and son

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The public and the private

Posted on November 18th, by admin in thinking. No Comments

Yet the news about him spread all the more, so that crowds of people came to hear him and to be healed of their sicknesses. But Jesus often withdrew to lonely places and prayed. (Luke 5:15, 16 NIV84)

The ministry of Jesus, grew very quickly. It was without any form of campaign, no marketing, no email groups, no Facebook, no Twitter. People just got healed and told other people. I think our issue is we just don’t se people get healed in the same way that Jesus did. Even though he showed life as a man full of the Holy Spirit and will do greater things than Him, we have not even yet attained to the ‘normal’ which I find disappointing and a constant theme in my prayers. I often take before The Lord the words, ‘you will lay hands on the sock and see them healed’ and petition, asking what can we do, how can we change, Lord release your Spirit. Jesus modelled a man full of the Holy Spirit and saw healing everywhere he went, with the possible exception of his home town where he was not able to perform many. I am sure that the not many … Read More »

Contrast

Posted on November 18th, by admin in photography. No Comments