Part 1 if you missed it: Waiting with patience Well I said I would continue this study and here I am with part 2. In my last post I said "I’m determined that in this period of waiting I’m going to wait with patience. Unless the wait turns into six months, then I might lose … Continue reading Waiting with patience – Part two
Early this year one of my best friends, Lydia, lost her little boy at 15 weeks. It was so heartbreaking and as a friend to Lyd I have been at a loss at times to know what I can do to be there for her. Lydia and I (mostly Lyd as I am unqualified to … Continue reading How you can support a friend who has had a miscarriage
Recently I came across these two quotes that really got me thinking about my relationship with God. The first is from Philip Yancey's book, 'What's so amazing about grace?' "By instinct I feel I must do something in order to be accepted [by God] ... Eugene Peterson draws a contrast between Augustine and Pelagius, two … Continue reading Some late night thoughts on how we pursue our relationship with God
My last post about Japan, I promise! Here are some photos from Osaka. A week after we were there they had the 5.5 earthquake that killed four people so we felt very fortunate that our timing hadn't been different.
A few snaps from our time in Kyoto. Some of our best Japan experiences were in Kyoto including the Daigoji temple/gardens which is one of the most peaceful places I've ever been! Note for if you ever go there: There is more than one bamboo grove, so if you are googling how to get there, … Continue reading Our trip to Japan – Kyoto
I realised this week that I never shared any photos on here from our trip to Japan in June. I've been thinking about it lots recently, it was such a fun holiday! Here's some snaps from Tokyo. If you're thinking about going – do it!
Over the last few years I have had many bouts of insomnia, mainly caused by PTSD and anxiety and I am at the point where I'm like enough is enough, I need to do something about this. Anyone who has had insomnia will know how draining it is and that anything in your life that … Continue reading The bible’s answer to getting a better night’s sleep