You may be familiar with the story of the 'Good Samaritan', the one about the good guy who helps his enemy by rescuing his beaten up and bloodied body out of the gutter and paying for his recovery. Do you know the backstory to this story, the brackets before and after, and the reason why Jesus… Continue reading The Call to Love our Enemies Exposes our Hearts
I have a new phone, the screen is bigger than I think is absolutely necessary but I've discovered it's going to be great for blogging! One of the apps I've downloaded is called Solid Joys - a daily devotional. I've not used it before as I was familiar with Daily Bread but I have enjoyed… Continue reading Daily Devotionals
I think I may have bought a website by mistake. When you were little, did your friends call you a brain surgeon when you did something really clever? Well my Dad was a brain surgeon, he genuinely was a Smart Alec because his name was Alec. Right now I think I must have either been adopted… Continue reading Feeling a bit stoopid
'Who do you say I am?' - Jesus Christ's Son-of-God status humiliated through His Son-of-man sacrifice opened the way for us to have a heavenly future worth more than any earthly thing. The big question is, what is your answer to His question?
This is a brand new idea and one I hope to post consistently about a Sunday morning's sermon in a nutshell. Also a fun way to play with image editing software! What did you come away with from the place you worshipped at today that you'd like to share?
This post is inspired by two other bloggers: Ladynicci and You Baby Me Mummy who both recently wrote lists on gratitude and beauty. I think I'm meant to showcase some new products but as I have not received any freebies I'm not feeling the love need. So instead my first impulse was to write about all my… Continue reading 10 beautiful things that make me grateful.
For the sake of my kids and society at large I am practiced at putting on a brave face but I am struggling a lot at the moment; every now and then the facade cracks and I spill awkward tears before strangers. These past six months have been a dark time and possibly the name… Continue reading Fear, Anxiety and Worry- the three false lovers I’m breaking-up with.