God of the Sea

It is incredible what washes up on to a beach. Especially if you really look. I found this marvel whilst collecting sea glass today, and put it in my pocket as one of many. Only hours later did I see what lies within it, when I was looking at all of them together. Maybe it…

When the bough breaks- to the tune of ‘Rockabye Baby’

For my son’s Guardian Angel   Make a rope swing, I thought, for my son: Fill sunny days with pendular fun, Thank God and all angels I tested the bough: To see if rough usage its strength would allow.   For down the bough came, my shoulders were struck: Although my blood flowed, I hold…

God moves in mysterious ways

With the birds and the bees and the telegraph trees in the foliage quivering like green seas.   ¬© Tom Tide 2017

Prayerborne

  At times I seek, sometimes I search: When prone in bed, or knelt in church; I look for signs of God divine When troubled thoughts darken my time.   At other times I miss these¬†marks: In times of joy, with mind calmed, fair: And yet God speaks through light and larks Resplendent in the…