In both The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings, Tolkien presents a song, The Road Goes Ever On, which is said to have been written by Bilbo Baggins. 567 more words
Here is a wonderful excerpt from “Abandonment To Divine Providence” which can be found at http://www.ccel.org/ccel/decaussade/abandonment.ii_1.ii.i.iv.html (just click the web address with your pointer and you will also be able to access the entire book there). 254 more words
Reflections on the Psalms, Adams, Cocksworth, Collicutt, et al., London: Church House Publishing, 2015
This small book is a devotional companion to the Psalms. It has a page per psalm, with some of the longer psalms being broken into more convenient ‘chunks’, e.g. 424 more words
A friend of mine once offered me an interesting perspective on making mistakes.
He told me how, having been raised by a father who was a jack-of-all-trades (and a master of most of them), he would try to build things and undertake projects, but never seemed to really achieve the quality of work his father did (among other things, his dad was quite a good carpenter). 564 more words