Life Affirming

Faith Articles

We need to get to know God and be able to recognise Him in every situation and circumstance if we are to benefit from faith. Otherwise, spiritual guidance will be dismissed as nothing more than luck or coincidence and our faith will become obsolete.

Read a selection of faith articles that illustrate the numerous ways God appears in daily life and how to recognise Him.

Amelia

Last week we had a visit from a friend who brought along...

Tawakkul

When I was young I didn't understand that when things went wrong...

Divine Spark

Last year I wrote a blog called Physician, Heal Thyself...

Homecoming

Yesterday I took a walk in St. James's Park on a quintessential autumn day...

The Fox

During a particularly turbulent time in our family, we woke up one morning to...

Superpower

I recently considered a career change and enrolled on a course intended as...

The Olive Tree

In February 1956, a devastating frost in the south of France destroyed six...

Epiphany

Not so long ago, I was invited to attend an Executive Personal...

E.T.

Last week, we watched a film that has stood the test of time – E.T. It’s a...

Tie Your Camel To The Post

I began the year hoping to find the right job, after sheltering...

Theirs Not to Reason Why

Writing about God is one of the unequivocal joys of my...

Abundance

Last week, whilst out walking with a friend, I had a sudden craving...

The Outing

When I was a child, school trips were called outings and eagerly...

Physician Heal Thyself

Years ago when I had a health scare, I retreated to spend time alone with...

A Time For Everything

Every once in while, I come across a book so staggeringly brilliant, it...

Dream Big

We live in an era where people are encouraged to vigorously...

The Inner Voice

When I was grappling with a perennial issue – how to hear from...

Mastermind

A few nights ago before retiring to bed, my elderly mother asked...

Enjoy The Journey

My fascination with God began the day I accomplished a...

Caravanserai

Years ago, we visited a caravanserai in Northern Cyprus and I was...

Expression and Resolution

I have an insatiable hunger for spiritual knowledge and my...

Springboard

In today’s era of remote working I am fortuitously ensconced in an office...

Anthem

In today’s world there’s an expectation for life to be perfect. If...

Make It Count

How do you see your life? Are you satisfied with the life you’ve chosen...

Time

When we encounter adversity or struggle, all we can think about is...

Dive Into The Ocean

I was raised in a culture where mothers were worshipped and...

The Swiss Watchmaker

Swiss watches are renowned for being the best in the world and...

The Nocturnal Call

Some people sleep through the night without disturbance. The moment...

Gratitude

It’s often the case that we don’t appreciate things until we’re...

My True Self

The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over...

Babette’s Feast

I have been on a spiritual journey for almost twenty-five years. When...

The Desert Experience

I believe all religions are different roads to the same destination...

Doing Nothing

We’ve all heard the humorous tale about the man stuck on a...

Coming Together

This Easter in the midst of Covid-19, there were reports of a...

Moving On

It was 23 March 2020 and like the rest of the country, I was waiting...

Choose God

I recently met with a friend I hadn’t seen for a while. Although...

The Guest House

Recently, I passed through a challenging period which left...

Up in the Air

The corporate world can be a brutal place and there’s little room...

Be Still

Last Sunday, I did what I do most weekends and slipped out of...

Hobson’s Choice

How do you see your life? Are you satisfied with the life you’ve chosen...

Why I Pray

I recently read about Reverend Robert Stivey and how he used...

The Power of Faith

Whilst reading James Comey’s A Loyalty: Truth, Lies and Leadership...

How to Hear God

How do I know when I’ve heard from God? The truth is, I don’t...

God’s Plan

This summer I took my nephews on a road trip. The night before...