I've had a lot of time to think the past few days... I've been resting with a trapped nerve in my neck/shoulder - it's been agony! Thankfully sorted out by a physiotherapist today. As I've been resting I've been thinking about various aspects of my faith. These areas have mainly been around love, sexuality, inclusion… Continue reading Pondering
24 When Joseph woke up, he did what the angel of the Lord had commanded him and took Mary home as his wife. 25 But he did not consummate their marriage until she gave birth to a son. And he gave him the name Jesus. (Matthew 1:24-25) The word that seems best to sum up… Continue reading Day 8: Acceptance
This morning, during my morning coffee with Abba, I had a 'hallelujah moment'. I was reading Lisa Bevere's book The True Measure of a Woman, the chapter on self-image. I marked a lot of the chapter because it hit a lot of personal things that I'm struggling with at the moment. One of the disorders… Continue reading Hallelujah Moments
I think that culturally, but definitely generationally, there is a lot of pressure to fit 'the mould'. I’ve grown up in a world where, if it’s broken throw it away, if it’s damaged throw it away, if it’s too hard don’t do it, and if it doesn’t tick all the ‘right’ boxes then it isn’t… Continue reading I’m not a sheep or a goat. I’m a pheasant.