Pointing at Glory There is nothing in the popular media images of heaven that induces me to want to go there. A bunch of sweetly smiling people dressed as pseudo angels in white robes and feathered wings, while strumming harps, isn’t the kind of place I’d like to spend a… Read More »Pointing at Glory
An Atheist and a Born Again Christian share a cuppa One of my closest friends is an atheist, and if you know much about me you will know that I am not. It might seem strange to some that an atheist and a ‘born-again’ Christian can be close friends but… Read More »An Atheist and a Born Again Christian share a cuppa
What will make me happy today? Social media is one of those modern scary ‘evils’ that has so many articles written about it, I’m not going to bore you with another one. I’m going to try and entertain you instead. Sadly, because I write on a blog, I ought to… Read More »What will make me happy today?
‘It’s a Dog’s Life – Finding the Profound in the Peculiar’ by Jeff Lucas
A friend recently lent me ‘It’s a Dog’s Life – Finding the Profound in the Peculiar’ by Jeff Lucas (published by CWR, UK 2016) to read and I absolutely loved it.
The blurb on the back says this:
With his usual comic eloquence, Jeff takes a different view of some of his more peculiar moments, and discovers the even a dog in the back of a stranger’s car can teach us something deeply profound about life.
Join Jeff as he tells stories from his life that illustrate how God can redeem his mishaps and show him, and us, the brighter side of life.
I think my kind friend took one look at that blurb and thought ‘here’s another quirky Christian writer who laughs about ordinary stuff, I better show it to Liberty so she knows she’s not the only one’. Read More »It’s a Dog’s Life by Jeff Lucas
There is so much in the physical world around us that illustrates spiritual truth, it’s a wonder to me that it takes so long for us (me) to grasp it. Here’s one: I know that no matter how much I clean my house, I will have to do it all again… Read More »Pull yourself together, silly house!
It happened again last night and it starts like this: Drifting off into a dream patch I am gripped by a vivid image and with a swooping gut sensation I’m dragged into wakefulness. Then the worst of the stuff in my head starts to ooze to the surface. Thoughts blup up in ever increasing black ugly… Read More »From Darkness into Light