Creation

Creation, Poetry

Will I come again?


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I’m all talk and no action about blogging, this I know. So many things I’d like to read and write about … As for reading, the novel I most recently finished was All the Light We Cannot See, by Anthony Doer. I was slow to come to this one, and even slower to actually read

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Creation, Poetry

Sounding far above our strife


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Poems are coming thick and fast, but this one is so magnificent I simply had to share. It’s flowing along the same vein as Wendell Berry’s of Sunday (though it takes us rather out of desolation), but how splendid is the fourth stanza? I love that. Found in an old book of George MacDonald’s Poetical Works

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Creation

Footprints of a mighty God


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I went far away and off the grid again on Saturday. I had actually been thinking that ‘I really need a Saturday’ to just be and get organised on the home front. Then the invitation came through mid-week for another bushwalk, and I thought, ‘what the heck, I’m going’. If there’s people going on a

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Creation

When I in awesome wonder …


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I spent the day bushwalking in Bungonia National Park yesterday. The gorge was so ‘majestical’, as one of the guys on the walk would say, you couldn’t help but marvel at God. ‘When I look down, from lofty mountain grandeur …’ (I’m quoting from one of my favourite hymns, How Great Thou Art, if you

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