Sunday, 21 July 2013
"Light is sweet, and it is pleasant for the eyes to see the sun" Ecclesiastes 11:7.
It has been a very hot summer here, certainly one of the brightest and the longest we have had in the last three decades, so it's been a tad difficult to do much more after work than cool down and sleep (when possible).
One thing I have managed is a few local walks in the beautiful scenery of the country.
The woods and landscape have a beauty which is simply transformed by sunlight. Here's a few examples I've had the joy of capturing:
When I see the light working in this manner, I am so reminded of the new creation - the often sullen and sorrowful aspects of this present world will be given a new luster, a new vitality in what is approaching. That is something worth enjoying, amongst the sunshine.