18 mai 2018

A lesson in Tenacity, Grace and Salvation: from the MOST ENDANGERED BIRD IN THE WORLD

      Lessons from Nature:     Colossians 1:16 For by Him all things were created that are in heaven and that are on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or dominions or principalities or powers. All things were created through Him and for Him   “MOST ENDANGERED” A lesson of Trust. by Merrilyn Jaquiery   This is a true story of one the last remaining Black Robins and her Tenacity to save her species.   Her name was “Old Blue” she was one... [Lire la suite]

18 mai 2015

"Jesus Is Risen" "Risen" 2013 painting by Merrilyn Jaquiery

      “Jesus Is Risen” While I was on holiday in Europe in 2013, I visited many of the centuries old Cathedrals. Coming from New Zealand where our history only dates back  three or four hundred years, I was inspired by their architectural craftsmanship, their beautiful stained glass windows and their large walled paintings that were painted to help those who were illiterate to embrace the gospel. When visiting one of the Cathedrals, I watched a young women in a wheelchair come into the Church, her... [Lire la suite]
28 janvier 2015

Entering into His Rest "You are worth more than many Sparrows".

     Entering His Rest "you are worth more than Many sparrows."   Jesus said, “Are not two sparrows sold for penny? Yet ‘not one of them will fall to the ground without the will of your Father’. And even the very hairs of your head are all numbered. So don’t be afraid; you are worth more than many sparrows”. (Matt 10: 29-30). What an incredible promise Jesus makes in these two verses. In Matthew Chapter 10 vs 1; Jesus calls his twelve disciples to himself and gives them authority to drive out evil... [Lire la suite]
06 décembre 2014

Biblical parables of wildlife and nature. 'Water off a Ducks back"

    Water of a Ducks back   A lovely Biblical comparison to ‘WATER OFF A DUCKS BACK’ Water, Oil and Air (breath) Have you ever heard the saying ‘Water off a ducks back’? My mother would quite often quote these words when I’d tell her that someone had been saying nasty things about me. She would give me a hug and say, “My dear, let those nasty words be like ‘water off a ducks back.’ We can see a lovely biblical comparison in these few words ‘water off a ducks back,’ it means beloved, don’t let any negative... [Lire la suite]
04 septembre 2014

WILL YOU BE READY? Revelation 19:11-16

  WILL YOU BE READY?   Revelation 19: 11-16.  2003.(Third painting) Revelation Chapter 19 begins with these words. After this, I heard a vast crowd in heaven shouting, “Hallelujah! Salvation is from our God. Glory and power belong to him alone. This above verse reveals that the saints were shouting loud and clear that their God had been all along the one true God. And that all other gods’ had been false, they could not save or bring Salvation, Glory and power that their God could bring.   ... [Lire la suite]