Devotions

Finding hope when life is in fragments

I have become like broken pottery. Psalm 31:12 (NIV) Nothing prepared me for the intensely cold winters of New England when I moved here from London. I had been accustomed …

How eligible are you?

Whoever comes to me, I will never drive away. John 6:37 (NIV) Do you know what it feels like to be rejected? In Westminster Abbey in London, where Wills and Kate …

How to accept a gift

  Don’t be deceived… Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father. James 1:16-17 NIV As a child on Valentine’s Day, as the evening arrived …

Why failed New Year Resolutions are okay

The steadfast love of the Lord never ceases, his mercies never come to an end; they are new every morning; great is thy faithfulness. Lamentations 3:22-23 NIV Are you one of …

Why our prayers should overflow

Have you ever watched a flooded, fast flowing river after a storm? It can be a spectacular sight. In the book Wind in the Willows, Mole’s description of a lively river is …

Do you dress up when you pray?

I used to approach prayer like putting on my Sunday best. When I was a child, (I’m the cutie in the middle) I remember having to put on a dress …

Clothes can make a statement

Dress yourselves in Christ. Romans 13:14 Do you remember the experience of breaking up with a boy? When I was in my early teens my best friend had a boyfriend. …