Moving on the puzzle quilt and mood music!

Today began with a snow storm – in my kitchen!  I’d failed to extract a tissue from the sleeve of a jumper before it went in the wash! SIGH!  Of course this was followed by a ‘snow storm’ under the clothes airer and I can predict, with far more certainty than any meteorologist, that there will be another snow storm tomorrow morning when I remove the clothes from the … Read more

A time to think and a time to sew!

We woke up to a very wet day which was a bit of a nuisance as my first appointment of the day was with the dentist – a half hour walk away!  Me and my umbrella set out together, the puddles were large and numerous and the gutters were streaming. However, under the shelter of said umbrella I was able to enjoy thinking about passages from two books I’d … Read more

An Advent Round-Up – With Rescue Helicopters!

During Advent I used a little book of readings called ‘The Dawning of Indestructible Joy’. In his final chapter John Piper gives a short sermon under the title ‘A Saviour is Born! God Gets the Glory, Your Get the Peace!’.  He used the words of the heavenly host of angels recorded in Luke2:14 as his text: Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace among those with … Read more