Give Thanks!

My family and I had an opportunity to spend two Thanksgiving Holidays in the United States while we lived there as a family for almost two years. After returning to Finland, I have missed this great holiday. So to all our North American friends; “Happy Thanksgiving!” The Bible encourages us to be thankful: Oh give

Merry Christmas!

“Powerlessness is our greatest treasure. Don’t try to get rid of it. Everything in us wants to get rid of it. Grace is sufficient for you, but not something you can understand. To be in too big a hurry to get over our difficulties is a mistake because you don’t know how valuable they are

Hannah’s Sacrifice

I was reading 1 Samuel 1:20-28. It was one of the readings for Mother’s Day last Sunday. Everyone always talks about Hannah’s sacrifice?because it was huge!?I can’t imagine having to do that. It was her husband Elkanah who not only agreed, but set the boundaries in place.?It was his statement at the end that struck

St Pancras Station

St. Pancras station in London, for anyone who has not had the pleasure of visiting, is a place of great architecture, atmosphere and restoration.? ?It is where The? Eurostar to France departs? from, along with many other trains on their more traditional routes, travelling to the North and South of Britain. It’s a place of