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So many miles you have travelled together. The pace has slowed in part, yet you seem to cover far more ground with every stride. Your friendship with the Shepherd has deepened almost beyond words. His heartbeat is the cadence by which you keep your step. The path has changed. It has become a more solitary […]

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Mountains rise and fall as you follow the Shepherd’s leading. You are more confident in the valleys, steadier on the cliffs. He has taught you so much. Then one day you hear a sound behind you, running swiftly along the path. You turn but there is nothing new to see. Should I be afraid? you ask yourself…no, the Shepherd has […]

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  Your vision has returned – you can see beside you and on ahead. Amazingly, though the terrain is much the same, your gait is smoother and the pace shifts.  Miles have gone by but your strength renews and your eyes are searching as you press through the valley. There is something the Shepherd wants you to […]

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You are out of everything. There is no more food or water. There is no light – there is barely any hope. Rocks and debris shift and fall from the towering cliffs on either side of your valley. The enemy is closing in fast and your only way out is to keep moving ahead, but exhaustion and […]

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Where are we going – how can this possibly be the right way? Your mind races through the questions as your eyes take in the changing landscape and the yawning darkness covering the path ahead. Clinging to the edge of His robe, you stumble as the ground falls away from your feet. But His staff catches you […]

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The enemy of your soul struggles to understand his sudden lack of power. Shifting closer, they are all immediately repelled at the sight of  the Blood. Confusion is thrown back into their camp as your true identity is revealed and reinforced by the One who calls you by name and who’s name you bear. Have you […]

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They thought they had you – you were going down for the last time. This dry and lonely place was perfect for the kill. There is no way out and no source. But then the Source of all Life revealed His position – right by your side. And as they stare in disbelief, The Shepherd […]

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january: then and now

I am tough. I am fragile. More than I knew before these two years past. I have looked at looming destruction and declared Psalm 91, Romans 8:28, Psalm 23, yet I’ve had to claw myself back from losing the plot in my dentist’s chair. sigh. Not of this world and yet of its dirt… In these […]

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  Five days disappeared last week – gone without a trace. We hung a sign on the front door and followed the curious yellow orb in the sky from Friday until Tuesday… Yes folks, Scotland had a piece of summer sun and we weren’t about to miss one drop.   Housework, office work, ANY kind […]

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