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1 To you I lift up my eyes, O you who are enthroned in the heavens!
2 Behold, as the eyes of servants look to the hand of their master, as the eyes of a maidservant to the hand of her mistress, so our eyes look to the LORD our God, till he has mercy upon us. 611 more words

Soul Care

The Enthusiastic Mum

Ewes know instinctively what to do when their lambs are born. They clean off  the mucus covering the lamb; they make encouraging murmuring noises to it; while washing the lamb they encourage it to stand and then suckle; they nibble through the umbilical cord and they eat the afterbirth – to make sure it doesn’t attract predators. 214 more words


Not Hardening Our Hearts Against the Hard-Hearted: A Pastoral Meditation on Hebrews 3:12--14

12 Take care, brothers, lest there be in any of you an evil, unbelieving heart, leading you to fall away from the living God. 13 But exhort one another every day, as long as it is called “today,” that none of you may be hardened by the deceitfulness of sin. 1,534 more words


Stories of good shepherds tending their flocks fascinate me. There was David of ancient Israel who would later on become king of his newly-established nation. He had killed many wolves and beasts which preyed on his flock of sheep in the field. 316 more words

Parenting Rules And Advice

Feeding Lambs

I have been supplementary feeding a couple of the lambs – Ziggy and Echo. Echo’s mum didn’t seem to be producing enough milk for the first couple of days – although everything looks OK now.  68 more words


the here and now.

The light changing in the bubbles bring tears to my eyes.  The colors refract differently inside of it and at once I get to see my favorite color palette of opalescent iridescent pinks and teals. 568 more words



This is Echo, she was born at 11pm on Wednesday evening – not the best timing ever.

I had had a long day teaching in London and got home about 7.30. 428 more words