Tag Archives: God

Thoughts from the Abbey 2012

Settling In I arrived as I always do. My head was full of the business of life, my body was tense, and everything was normal. I was asleep within an hour, having unpacked and settled in with prayer. After waking … Continue reading

Posted in Life | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Dealing with Sin in Others

If my friend lies to me, who has he sinned against? Surely it is against God and not me. For that sin my friend will have to answer to God Himself. So, if my friend, by lying to me, has … Continue reading

Posted in Life | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Love is a One-Way Street

Love is a one-way street. I know this is not a popular saying and, in fact, quite contrary to what one might say. I have heard it said that Love takes give and take. However, with God as my basis … Continue reading

Posted in Life | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Doing God’s Work

When we try to do God‘s work on this earth, it is much like when a young child of 6 or 7 years tries to help their parent with a task. The child doesn’t fully understand the task. Nor do … Continue reading

Posted in Life | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment