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#fridayfootprints are posts sent out every Friday. Each year has a different theme – for 2019 the theme is ‘Gardening with God’.

#fridayfootprints – Friday 17th January 2020

The doctrine of the Trinity is part of the roots of our faith. Like the roots of the trees in the forest, so this ‘belief’ holds up the mighty trees that constitute Christianity. And like the roots of the trees … Continue reading

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#fridayfootprints – Friday 10th January 2020

Besides still waters …! Peaceful rest, solitude, reflection, introspection; all of these may be found besides still waters. But if we are looking for the Trinity? In our urban jungles and man-made distractions, finding the Trinity is a huge ask! … Continue reading

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#fridayfootprints – Friday 3rd January 2020

“In the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit”: Powerful words in a life changing phrase. Through the waters of our baptism we are introduced to the Trinity and yet for many, that is only the beginning … Continue reading

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#fridayfootprints – goodbye 2019, hello 2020

  As the last few days and hours of 2019 are eaten away, #fridayfootprints bids farewell to Gardening with God, (the theme for 2019) and moves on to a new theme. The garden is being expanded and sees a return … Continue reading

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#fridayfootprints – Friday 27th December 2019

Gardening is about having faith and being secure in the knowledge that if you do it long enough, and if you plant enough; then through God’s design a miracle happens. After years of fruitless and sterile cones, one of the … Continue reading

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#fridayfootprints – Friday 20th Desember 2019

As family and friends begin their annual preparations to join together in the celebration of Christmas, so we become aware that the reason for the journey they will all take is to be together. To celebrate a unity of purpose … Continue reading

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#fridayfootprints – Friday 16th August 2019

Everything has its time. Life has its seasons; Faith has its promise. If we can accept the one, then surely, we should accept the other. If, through our salvation, we will end in Heaven it does not matter through which … Continue reading

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#fridayfootprints – Friday 9th August 2019

Gardeners with God do not know when the Master Gardener is coming. Tending to the garden and all the tasks associated with this is not a luxury of our ‘Faith’, rather a necessity. If we have faith then we have … Continue reading

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#fridayfootprints – Friday 2nd August 2019

Our mouths are open, what are the words? Are there words or are we just sticking our tongues at the world or God? Where is the wisdom in what we say? Whilst the, ‘meditation of my heart shall be understanding’, … Continue reading

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#fridayfootprints – Friday 26th July2019

The most beautiful part of prayer is the ability to focus entirely on ‘Our Father’. It just so happens that for many of us, we find this focus very elusive due to all the ‘white noise’ in our lives and … Continue reading

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