Blog Archive: Maria Egilsson

The following blogs, if any, are all of the blogs published by Maria Egilsson @mariaegg

When You Cannot At some point in our Christian walk we will face difficult and trying times; arduous circumstances that leave us feeling drained and weary. For someone who has always been roaring and ready to go I find myself in a place where I am... read more
973 words · ~4 minutes to read · published Nov 11, 2011
In the book, High Places, written by Hannah Hurnard we find Much Afraid is called to make a journey. She is told that she doesn t have to walk this path alone and she is given two companions to journey with her across the rocky terrain. One of her... read more
537 words · ~2 minutes to read · published Nov 11, 2011
As someone who has a background in Christian Counseling people fascinate me so I find myself "probing" trying to go just that little bit deeper. It doesn't work with my teenage son who often replies with simple grunts and shoulder... read more
598 words · ~2 minutes to read · published Nov 12, 2011
Shattered Pieces Psalm 107:9 For He satisfies the longing soul Psalm 107:20 He send His word and healed them In solitude and silence I seek Your way in the dawn of this new day Once again You draw me to a desert place to sit with You. You open a... read more
278 words · ~1 minute to read · published Nov 12, 2011
Lamentations 3:2223(NIV) Because of the LORD s great love we are not consumed, for his compassions never fail. They are new every morning; great is your faithfulness I like how God divides the day and the night. No matter how dark the previous night... read more
463 words · ~2 minutes to read · published Nov 13, 2011
A SILENT PLACE Be still, and know that I am God! Psalm 46:10 Father, in divine love You lead Us to silent places where Your absence Is like a deafening echo that presses against the soul. With trembling confidence we cling to what we know because we... read more
268 words · ~1 minute to read · published Nov 14, 2011
Life is complicated. It is at times messy, wild or wonderful. It is unpredictable and sometimes circumstances bring life to a crashing halt. Sometimes we forget to breathe. Like a child in distress who runs to its parent breathlessly gasping, Daddy,... read more
387 words · ~1 minute to read · published Nov 15, 2011
With black stained fingers the scribe sits with his quill sharpened and freshly inked. He is waiting patiently for the words of the Author. The stained glass windows reflect a palette of many colors upon the vellum pages as he waits while the Author... read more
566 words · ~2 minutes to read · published Nov 15, 2011
The unedited draft The woman Dust swirls around her feet as she slowly makes her way to the old well nestled at the foot of the mountain. It is the sixth hour and the desert sun blazes hot and heavy in the cloudless sky. Sweat drips between her... read more
703 words · ~3 minutes to read · published Nov 17, 2011
MORE THAN A DISPENSER There are days when emotions block your view of God. You are tired and bloodied from life s battles. How do you see God on days like these? Close your eyes and what image do you see? Is it blank? Or do you project your own image... read more
292 words · ~1 minute to read · published Nov 20, 2011
"The people remained at a distance, while Moses approached the thick darkness where God was." Exodus 20:21 Light and life are the descriptions we would usually give when we think of God's presence. Many are the scriptures that talk about... read more
318 words · ~1 minute to read · published Nov 22, 2011