Matthew 6 v33 But seek first the kingdom of God and his righteousness, and all these things will be added to you.Read More Thankyou
So I’m currently investigating the wonderful world of clergy wear as my ordination approaches. I’m talking Albs, Stoles, Cassocks, Scarfs, shirts, bib-stocks and surplices. Crazy talk I know. The last time I spent more than £100 on an outfit for a big church ceremony was in 2007 when I was preparing for my wedding […]Read More My best man
I’ve been working with some ladies recently who’ve really inspired me. They all have physical health problems but they show up week after week to try and reach out to the local community. Just getting to the coffee morning is an uncomfortable stretch but they do it out of a desire to be available, and able to join in and help.Read More Uncomfortable stretch
this week I’ve been thinking a lot about friends. It’s come up a few times when I’ve prayed and then again in church yesterday. I have over 300 of them on Facebook but dont wake up every day feeling popular! Training for ministry meant leaving a lot of lovely work friends behind and gaining a […]Read More Being mates
We can have confidence that God himself is a feminist, as he created men and women in his image:
“So God created humankind in his image, in the image of God he created them; male and female he created them.” Genesis 1 v27Read More First they came for the #christianwomen
The presence of God, like that of my family and friends is often something I sense but can’t quite describe why it’s important or helpful. When I get chance to really acknowledge it, and praise him for his love, it becomes more of a conversation to treasure and remember.Read More Lurking
Psalm 139 v13 “For you created my inmost being;
you knit me together in my mother’s womb”
The beauty of God’s love is that we can all be ourselves fully in unity in his mind’s eye. He has a catalogue of selfies taken of us, and he can see it as one big picture.Read More Selfies
I felt so blunderingly stupid for letting some kind of monster into my life, when I’m supposed to be a clever woman.Read More Monsters Inc.
I read today that this is national sibling day in the US! I don’t know if it’s official yet, but someone who like me, lost a sib in her early life, has come up with the idea, and I think it’s a good one. I like to think, that because I lost my sister when […]Read More Happy Sibling Day!