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The Snail on The Garden-Path

Dorothy L. Sayers writes in The Mind of The Maker this beautiful sentence: “God is...

“God is Here When We Are Wholly Unaware of It.” – By A.W. Tozer

God is here when we are wholly unaware of it. He is manifest only when...

Psalm 104 – You Are Wrapped in Light Like a Garment

GOD, my God, how great you are! beautifully, gloriously robed, Dressed up in sunshine, and...

Waiting for The Holy Spirit

This is a summary of a Bible study I did as I was wondering why...

Mary and Martha

The Bible says that Mary sat down and listened to Jesus while Martha was ‘distracted...

Be Reminded of The Greatness of God

This song is simple in melody and lyrics, but it can linger in me for...

The Chorus of Praise

With the first ray of sunlight one bird opens its eyes. Sees life. A leaf,...

Giving Way to Life Abundantly

What beauty can come out of our own surrender and trust? What if we, like...

Create Abundantly

When I hear on the news that they’ve discovered a new fish, I always think...

An Encounter with God by Anne Bronte

“God help me now!” I murmured, sinking on my knees among the damp weeds and...

What is Grass? – Walt Whitman’s Beautiful Answer to this Question.

A child said What is the grass? fetching it to me with full hands, How...

Hidden with Christ in God?

This scripture is so interesting and mysterious. Did you know that you died when You...

Was Jesus’ Tomb in a Beautiful Garden?

In my mind the place where Jesus was buried was always a sandy, empty place....

A Few Ideas on How to Spend Time With God and Enjoy It

At times we don't know how to spend time with God. That's why I came...

A Hopeful Song for When You Don’t Feel Strong

Sometimes songs say it better than anything else. As long as God surrounds us with...

7 Questions to Ask Yourself to Become A Better You. – by A.W. Tozer

In the following passage from the book ‘That Incredible Christian’ A.W. Tozer helps us to...

Tell Him What You’ve Never Dared to Say Out Loud

You can end up having all you desire, yet end up lonely anyway. You can...

8 Ways To live a More Fruitful Life

The apostle Peter has given us a guide to living a more fruitful life. To...

What We Can Learn From Birds

One thing I like about birds is that when the day is windy, they go...

On Hearing God

I notice that at times when I talk about listening to God, people look at...

An Experiment on Living Like The Woman in Proverbs 31

I’ve been experimenting living like the woman of Proverbs 31. I never liked her much...

What I Learned From My 90-year-old Friend

When we got to know each other we were surprised at how similar we were,...

Do I Think I’m Better Than You?

This photo is a collage I made as I was thinking about this scripture. It...

My Perspective on Sufjan Stevens’ Song Vesuvius

To me it is almost a worship song. Not a typical one. And others might...

You Are Loved With An Everlasting Love

At times we don't feel loved. Or like we don't deserve to be loved. How...

3 Surprisingly Fun Ways To Read the Bible

If you struggle with reading the Bible, here are some things that helped me get...

How to Alter the Past

This letter is one of the most interesting and thought-provoking things I’ve read so far....

One Thing You Can Do That Changes Everything

ow strange is it that Jesus calls himself a door? By walking through Him you...

Who is God? (According to St. Augustine)

A couple of years ago I started reading the book ‘Confessions’ by st. Augustine and...

Romans 8:35 in Illustration

How hopeful is this verse? Nothing can come between Christ’s love for us. It is...

I Am Not Who I Am (Rembrandt And I)

God says “I am who I am.” But with human beings it should be: “We...

What It Looks Like To Trust God

When I came across Jeremiah 17: 5-8 I was struck by the interesting and beautiful...

Start Something Now

I want to learn to start something every time new ideas come to me. Naturally...

Does It Have To Be So Hard?

Jesus wants us to stick with Him through the awkward learning parts so we can...

Is God Here?

We all wonder from time to time, is God here? Is he present in our...

What We Lost With the Invention of the Photograph

I do think we lost something profound with the invention of the photograph: The trust...

Light

Find my way back to the light through light

Does God Really Supply All My Need?

I've wondered many times: Does God really supply all my needs? I found the story...

Following The Voice of The Holy Spirit

Isn’t it amazing that God is there guiding us every tiny, little step on the...

Bible Summary in 60 Words

I actually wrote this once when I was confused about life and what to do....

An Illustration on Life Before Earth

This illustration is based on the first verses of the gospel of John. I find...

How to Live Life To The Full

Did you know that Jesus gives us advice on how to live life to the...

Oscar Wilde’s Take on The Bible

When Oscar Wilde  ends up in prison, he starts to read the Bible and writes...

“Let’s Be More Real With Each Other.” – Interview with Thirze

I would love it if we would communicate more of what we really think and...

What If The Story Of The Transfiguration Actually Happened?

which is hard to believe, then that would change everything. Death would not be the...

A Conversation With Christ

One afternoon last week, feeling restless, leaning against my radiator, staring at the large blank...

Herman Brood & Henk Binnendijk

Henk Binnendijk in gesprek met Herman Brood. Geen logische combinatie, maar het levert wel interessante...