Grace

    Grace – A Haiku Poem! A smile, a touch. Warmth Undeserved. Shining where it’s dark Making dirty clean.   My friend, Vivian, a fellow blogger over at God’s Whispers of Truth (What an awesome name for a blog, don’t you think?) is a Haiku specialist, and her post yesterday was about Grace. You…

Luke 6:45

This week I have been praying about the mouth, mine and others. My prayer for speech that builds up others, coming from a pure, and healed heart. I have been praying for you too. May the Lord guard our hearts and minds, and tame our tongues. If you are struggling with taming the tongue, you…

NO NEED  TO  WORRY   — Hope and Enlightenment

This is a re-blogged post from a blogger that I follow, Ozzie, over at  Hope and Enlightenment. I love his posts. I am always encouraged and blessed by them. When I read this post it really spoke to me. I hope you are encouraged and blessed by it also. Click on the link below to…

When God Says, “No.” (Part 2)

Yesterday I began this post with Part 1, you can read it here. I explained the story behind today’s post. Today I am posting the first song that I wrote in a series of songs. It was a very difficult song to write. It came out of sadness and regret after God had said, “No,…

When God says, “No.” (Part 1)

A few years ago I began writing a novel. A children’s book. It was called The Light Rangers and it was about a family of children who were the last of the Light Rangers left in the universe. They were the remnant, their parents were lost and it was up to the children to save…

1 Samuel 7:11

You may be encouraged today by these previous posts, also on the topic of deliverance from idols and returning to the Lord; God and Pornography, Satisfaction, and Sleep (My Idol). Be blessed, be encouraged to return to the Lord who will deliver you today. Lots of love, L. © Lauren Macdonald. Unauthorized use and/or duplication…

Trust – Without It, We Bully.

I was chatting to one of the teachers at the Montessori Playgroup I attend with my son on Wednesdays, asking for some advice and she said to me, “Well I wish I’d never yelled at my kids, but I did.” She went on, “I vividly remember finding out, that the most perfect Mum at school,…

King Google

Who is your King? Who rescues you out of all your calamities and disasters? King Google? King Dad or Queen Mum? King Friends? King Husband or Queen Wife? King Pastor? King Doctor? King Shrink? King Boyfriend/girlfriend?  King Expert? King Myself? 1 Samuel 10:19 says, But you have now rejected your God, who saves you out of all…

I’m Totally Out of Control!

The bible is amazing. If you stop to read Luke Chapter 5 right now you’ll get even more out of this blog post, there is so much power in the word of God. Luke Chapter 5 begins with the story of the miraculous catch of fish, includes healing, forgiveness of sins, the making of disciples…

When We Hate (Part 2)

Photo by Ylanite Koppens from Pexels Yesterday I introduced Part 1 of this bible investigation into “hate”. That my son and I have done in response to very strong feelings he was having towards someone. Yesterday I talked about what God hates and what he calls us to hate. Then we looked at what he…