Where I found God today



These are short reflections shared by people who are seeking God in all things and have been surprised by what they find as they travel their pathways. 

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In earlier times fairies had a reputation rather different to that portrayed in cartoons today. They were often seen as mischievous and indeed sometimes malevolent will o’ the wisp creatures. Children were warned to avoid areas of woodland or...
Blue bell shaped flowers
We all know of times in our lives when healing hasn't been so quick or effective and it is easy to dwell on hurts, physical or emotional, that haven't healed so well. An insult that someone made when you were still at school, a relationship that...
A person touching water with their fingers
One thing that I noticed and found very touching was the reactions of other people who were viewing the paintings, almost as though some of the paintings had an invisible aura around them, with people being swept into their orbit and standing in...
Oil painting with blue night sky and lamps reflected in the river.
There's a point as we grow older where we realise that magic isn't real and that such fantasies aren't always helpful, but the popularity of fantasy and science fiction, from Game of Thrones , Buffy the Vampire Slayer , Star Wars and Star Trek ,...
Cloisters at Canterbury Cathedral
She says she is saying a prayer at the beginning of each row. At the end of each day ,after we make our own Examen we each say what we are most grateful for, where we found God to day.I record in my journal and sis knits a row for each thing I’ve...
Knitting yarn in a basket.
Probably the only thing that would get me out of bed that early is a date with God. As usual, God did not disappoint. He even made sure I had the best place to meet him. See, I thought the best place was the beach. I was even told by the hotel staff...
Sunrise over the sea
If only we were all visited by angels when we had problems to solve or needed some direction in our lives! But I find it helpful nonetheless, firstly because I often find if I am stressed or troubled or feeling a little unwell then I will feel much...
Stained glass of St Joseph asleep, while the angel is next to him
Sunsets are beautiful, as are the many charms of nature but always in the deep down mystery lurking behind human eyes of people I meet. Today, an emergency doctor’s appointment is my blessing.
A calendar
The training was about Psychological Informed Environments (PIE). This is an initiative that is being developed and implemented in the homeless sector. The presentation was made by a psychologist and an Occupational Therapist. The theory is to...
Two people writing on a whiteboard
They have been in place for a few years now and so have strong roots. Since they flower on this year’s growth they can be cut right back at the end of their season. Now, one of the characteristics of the clematis is that it is an enthusiastic...
Clematis flowers
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