God woke me last night to talk to me about, of all things, ‘backseat drivers’. Yikes anyone know any? Not me surely! He spoke to me about the tiredness and weariness of many who have been back seat driving and are exhausted from doing things in their own strength. Matt 11:28-30 28 “Come to me, … More Whose hand is on the wheel of your life?
I had a picture during worship recently which was so timely as we have been experiencing the longest, driest summer for many a year and so what I saw is exactly what we are all seeing in the natural. I saw a parched, brown desert floor covered in deep cracks and ravines. A light rain … More The water table is rising
I spent some time worshipping and was just putting the hoover round when I heard God say…”keep the home fires burning”. As I was unpacking this with Him I realised that the first survival tip if you want to stay alive is to build a fire. It is in the top 5 tips in every … More Keep the home fires burning
I was having a conversation with a friend about the fact I always wear lots of colours, all at the same time (I had on a dress like an abstract piece of art you’d see in the Tate Modern as we were speaking). I explained to her that this hadn’t always been my story and … More Stop hiding!
You can’t demand the fruit! Just a few thoughts as I stood admiring my friend’s tomato plant… Firstly, I was amazed by the way the tomatoes were growing on the vine and they are just so pleasing on the eye in size order and placement. Even looking at them you know that God is a … More You can’t demand the fruit!
I was in a church meeting last week when someone brought a word about hunger and how God wanted to create hunger in people for more of Him. I felt there were some who wanted to respond but were afraid of hunger and what that might look and feel like! In that moment God reminded … More God always feeds the hungry!
Following on from my blog on ‘Be what you want to see’ I felt the Father say that we all need to ‘play our part’. It can be so easy to be a bystander in the kingdom, standing on the sidelines criticising or grumbling about the things we don’t see happening that we want to … More Play your part
Recently I felt God challenge me with the words… You have to be what you want to see! I have felt Him nudge me a few times recently as I have been feeling a holy dissatisfaction with what I’m seeing. One of the things I wanted to see was what I was seeing in the … More Be what you want to see!
“Sarah what if your ‘what if’ was coupled with faith and expectation instead of doubt?” … More “What if?”
As I was out walking and talking with God in my happy place down by the river, I noticed the mess that was all around me. Some was caught in the plants by the river and some of it was floating in the river. The rushes, which I adore, were flattened in places and there … More It’s a shakedown