christmas · song · The Husband · worship

when your heart’s longing for a bit more Christmas

Though the clock's just ticked 52 minutes past Christmas -- Christmas isn't yet over for those lingering for just a bit more... Christmas --- that's His gift to us. Here we breath our relief, here we find our grace, here we find His heart beating with kindness, longing with love just for us, just to us. If you find yourself hurting… Continue reading when your heart’s longing for a bit more Christmas

christmas · Community & Friendship · Faith · Travels

how to teach kids the real meaning of Christmas

I tell them - Christmas isn't all about the gifts...  I know, how they glitter....how they catch the eye. It comes the same every year. Christmas --- and the anticipation of gifts: the giving, and the getting. Us all - young and old...all desiring for what glamorous Christmas promises. But apparently when the Saviour was born, there were… Continue reading how to teach kids the real meaning of Christmas

calling · Community & Friendship · Faith · Family · Travels

how this thing about packing your family & going can be the first step towards being a family on a mission

how we've been thrilled...thrilled to learn the meaning of giving out of the little that we have

calling · character training · Community & Friendship · Family · identity · Missional Motherhood · Motherhood · success

how you’re simply loved for who you are & how there’s no stereotyping around that

...seriously, you're simply loved just the way you are -- & there's no need to prove your worth, & you can simply be your very best and shine in your own wonderful way

character training · Family · Motherhood · Parenting · Preaching , Teaching & Writing

how the everyday & your attitude about the everyday matters

Dear Son, I know, I know - I'm sounding like a noisy gong to you. I know how it might have felt like your Dad and I? -- we're just pulling teeth out of you. Trying to get you to warm up to those scales, trying to get you practising those songs all over again, and somehow, hoping… Continue reading how the everyday & your attitude about the everyday matters