Category Archives: Strange but True

Are any concerns too trivial for God to listen?

God answers prayers when we have major worries On Sunday I had a restless night and woke up on Monday morning feeling tired and drained of energy or inspiration. In the first month of this pandemic I had a few … Continue reading

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Let Go and Let God ~ Spiritual reflections Yesterday and Yesteryear

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Premonitions in Faith Yesterday ~ Is it the old fashioned word of Prophesy?  Sometimes I have a feeling that something is going to happen. Occasionally these feelings are so negative I feel physically affected, I ache all over and my … Continue reading

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Doing, Singing and Praying ~ Spiritual Reflections in the Nearly Here and Now

“I just found myself praying more and more at odd times through the day, not that I didn’t pray before, but through this pandemic the need to pray became intense. It was however more than that, it was the beginning … Continue reading

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Nine O’clock in the Morning~ A Spiritual Pause for Reflection on Life ~ Part 6

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The Climbs, the Plateaus and the Valleys My spiritual life was growing during those years, but it was still a ‘roller coaster’ of an experience. About that time in my life (mid 1980’s) a friend gave me a copy of … Continue reading

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Moments on the way up the Mountain ~ A Spiritual Pause for Reflection on Life ~ Part 5

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Enrichment and Encouragement My awakening (see a previous post) led to a period of spiritual enveloping in so many varied ways. I was still a church bellringer and so attended services at St Mary’s Church in Aylesbury but also Aston … Continue reading

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God-incidences and Diana-incidences ~ A Spiritual Pause for Reflection on Life ~ Part 4

Continuing my journey following my awakening, I experienced a wonderful time of protection, surrounded by the warmth and love of Christian friends. It was a time of a huge emotional crisis in my life, what with my marriage breaking down … Continue reading

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An Awakening ~A Spiritual Pause for Reflection on Life ~ Part 3

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My last post finished as I was first married in Norfolk in my final year of college. At our happiest times we were then living in a small village in Bedfordshire, involved in ringing church bells and church life where … Continue reading

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A day my elderly friend Fred would have called a Godincidence!

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It has been such a special few days seeing dear friends but last Monday, when we had a lovely afternoon with my husband’s newly discovered relations, I thought things could not get any better, but they did! On Friday we … Continue reading

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Weather Warning ~ Tidal Waves? ~nine months on

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(Just a quick note to explain that I have been living in Fife much of the past year but, since we had to leave our Bedfordshire home empty. Thus I was reluctant to share about my life at the time … Continue reading

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First Love ~ It only took 59 years to propose!

Following on from the post ‘Falling for an Amish Boy’ Norman too fell in love at an early age when he was still at primary school in 1920. He remembers, at age 11 years, he and May warming their hands … Continue reading

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