Why does God have so few friends?

St Teresa of Avila: “Oh my Lord, when will You stop scattering obstacles in our path?” Jesus: “Do not complain, daughter, for that is how I treat my friends.” Teresa: “If this is how You treat your friends, it is no wonder You have so few!”   (Some poetic licence...

God has left the building

When is time at its ripest For the slow, steady footsteps to fall, Ever softer, That they may be heard no more; That their well-worn shuffle may no further Stir the dust of these dying halls?   Tell me now For I must know the timing of these things! I demand an...

Do you see her?

Do you see her?   Do you see her? Asked the Teacher. She has been relegated to your periphery For the focus of your gaze Falls only on those you hold with praise.   Her frantic, lavish giving Has made the worship of My Name Resound within the Heavenlies,...

August Newsletter 2020

Hi everyone, In the crazy season of our lives, our newsletter to you all is a few weeks late. Apologies for the wait, but it’s good to connect with you all on some our family news. The past six months have been a wonderful challenge and opportunity for growth. With...

Podcast

Hi everyone, Just a quick note that I have shifted some of my attention away from the written word (blogging) to the spoken word (podcasting). This has been an exciting and enjoyable new direction for me, which has provided me with much joy and renewed energy. I have...