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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They flew over at 7 o’clock this morning, and then again this evening as the sky was reddening with the sinking sun. They were returning to Martin Mere, the Wetland Nature Reserve located here in the North West. More than 30,000 geese are expected...
I have had the same feeling taking Communion to Elizabeth regularly for about two years before she died. She was bedridden and had to be helped out of depression and fear of death. We chatted often about her girlhood in Wales and how she had brought...
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Getting to the checkout was tricky (haven’t all trolleys a mind of their own!) until a kind gentleman lent his assistance. ‘Large garden you must have!’ he said. I explained my mission and low and behold he was the manager. He knocked 10% off the...
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Anyway, our Square has trees growing in it, and the variety of shapes and sizes makes for interest at any time of the year. People cross the Square as often as they walk round it as it provides shortcuts to streets on the opposite side. So, as I...
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The old man was smiling dreamily, his eyes twinkling, and he murmured – half to me and half to himself – ‘I just can’t get over my luck, marrying her’. I felt I was glimpsing God whose love had created each, brought each together and made them...
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Marianne knows she is bi-polar, with moods that swing between depression and over-excitement, so with such a full daily timetable she had to be careful to stay calm and not be too ambitious. She recently achieved her MA and was very delighted. She...
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Slowly, in my older years I have come to appreciate time and again that consolation has come out of desolation. I recognise God seems to have placed a thought, a physical thing, a person, an event, right in the path of a misfortune – just like a...
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So … as we encountered gale-force winds, freezing temperatures and whole-scale blizzards on our recent trip to Mull and Iona, I wonder did it spoil the experience? The islands detached us from internet and mobile phone signals. We began to slow down...
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He explained that his anger came from having been betrayed by his partner and his best friend and how he had lost everything: his marriage, his children, his home, his freedom, etc. He explained that he was the victim of a great injustice and was...
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