I’m not sure about you, but do you ever find your kids can teach you more about God than you realise? Let me explain. We’ve had a run of sickness in our house recently. I say recently but I mean from November, and now that it’s February it’s getting a little tiring. When all seemed … Continue reading Emily’s Dream
I’m sure you’ve heard the saying by Benjamin Franklin ‘failing to prepare, is preparing to fail’. Preparation is key for life. Our farmers plant seeds in the spring preparing for an autumnal harvest Without these seeds and the time of the farmer, no harvest would be produced. Expecting mother’s prepare for new babies, purchasing and … Continue reading Be Prepared.
This morning in our church we were singing 'No Longer Slaves'. You probably know the song. It is fantastic and I understand the point is it sung in past tense. Yet when we reached the line ‘You split the sea so I could walk right through it’. I found myself thinking of how I just … Continue reading He Split the sea
Tomorrow is the 1st day of a new year, the first month... The sun will rise and the sun will set, everything will be the same... But will you? Each year people use phrases such as 'new year, new me' or 'I'll be changing this year?' But will you?Will you change at all? I suppose … Continue reading A New Me?
Have you ever done it? Looked at a to-do list, circumstance, or trial and thought ‘Oh, Why?’ I have… in fact I do – often. It seems too frequent in fairness. I find myself gazing into my life as though it were the Milky Way and finding myself overwhelmed by its fullness, its greatness, and … Continue reading The Bigger Picture
Recently my husband and I found out were having a third child. I know it’s a great time, and a happy time, but also a perplexed time and a scary time. As someone who struggled a lot during my first pregnancy, followed by enduring PND, a third child was not on our Santa List, but … Continue reading ‘Don’t be so hard on yourself!’
Over this past week I have been reading a book called ‘Goliath Must Fall’ by Louie Giglio. Louie is the Pastor of Passion City Church in the USA. He is a renowned speaker and writer and I was expecting big things from this book. Let’s just say I read all 242 pages in 9 days, … Continue reading Goliath Must Fall – Louie Giglio