Tag Archives: Lent

#fridayfootprints – Friday 19th March 2021

The late summer rains lie heavily on the plants in my wilderness and the waters of my baptism are a weight that bends my Lenten soul! As light as the ‘ashes’ are, I feel the extra burden that my baptism … Continue reading

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#fridayfootprints – Friday 12 March 2021

To hold the beauty of nature in your hand is to feel creation connecting with your soul. We cannot but marvel at nature’s glory without crediting God for the world He created for us to live in. To let nature … Continue reading

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#fridayfootprints – Friday 5th March 2021

Filaments that stand tall as their last remaining embers lie in the path of the Spirit’s wind. They wait for His breath to be funneled towards them that they may glow anew and burst into flame. With anxious patience they … Continue reading

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#fridayfootprints – Friday 26th February 2021

A walk in any garden brings us closer to Him. Is there a colour or shape, hue or form that does not show us in intimate detail, the miracle of creation that surrounds us? That His Hand, His Will and … Continue reading

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#fridayfootprints – Friday 10th April 2020

A glance at the world today shows that many lives are literally ‘hanging on a thread.’ Not just their lives, but also their Faith! Faith in humanity, faith in political leadership, faith in technology and faith in God. In the … Continue reading

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#fridayfootprints – Friday 3rd April 2020

“Lonely looking sky, lonely sky, lonely looking sky. And being lonely makes you wonder why.” (Words from the lyrics of a Neil Diamond song of the same name.) But what of the bench? A lonely bench placed to watch a … Continue reading

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#fridayfootprints – Friday 20th March 2020

Social Distancing! A concept forced upon us by the COVID19 pandemic but something that Christians should be doing every Lent. That 40 day journey into the wilderness that makes up our spiritual core. Social distancing is a chance to get … Continue reading

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#fridayfootprints – Friday 6th March 2020

Sunrise and sunset. Two of the most beautiful scenes enjoyed by mankind all over the world. Yet at the same time, both scenes show the sky in colour and the world in silhouette form. The detail is lost against a … Continue reading

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#fridayfootprints – Friday 28th February 2020

Living on borrowed time! Time that has been “lent” to us. Time that has been given, along with all the gifts at God’s disposal. Gifts that are there for us to use – to His Glory! Perhaps this is now … Continue reading

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