A few years back I wrote a post about a controversial photo that had been shared in the midst of the Syrian Refugee crisis. It was a photo that broke many of our hearts, especially as mothers. But it brought to my mind the fact that every day as mothers we have to make … Continue reading Rebekah (week 4) – Whatever it takes
Ok so I am starting this post, our second looking at the character of Rebekah, with a bit of a controversial title - "WHAT HAPPENED?". Last week we learnt about how generous Rebekah was to strangers, that she went the extra mile for Abraham's servant and showed unbelievable hospitality (do read Naomi's post from last … Continue reading Rebekah (Week 2) – What happened?
Life is pretty tough for Hagar, and far from the bed of roses she thought it would be when she left her life as a princess to join Abraham and Sarah's household. Naomi last week shared the awful situation she found herself and her son in, dying of thirst in the desert (check our her … Continue reading Hagar Week 5 – Do you hear me?
Welcome to our third week looking at the character of Hagar. Last week Naomi helped us to understand the first part of this story by looking at what made Hagar flee from Abram and Sarai (catch up here!). This week we turned our attention to a conversation between the angel of the Lord and … Continue reading Hagar Week 3 – Can you see me?
Welcome welcome welcome everyone!! Its another exciting week as we start a new series in Mummy Meditations. Just over 6 weeks ago we finished looking at the character of Sarah, and now we are heading back into Genesis to look more at a secondary character in that story - Sarah's maid, Hagar. This week's verse … Continue reading Hagar Week 1 – Suffering Slave?
This week we have been looking at a curious verse, one which has provided lots of questions and thought over in our Facebook Community. Last week Naomi spoke about how Mary had to endure a motherhood of anticipation, knowing that her son was capable of amazing things but not knowing when he was going to … Continue reading Mary Week 5 – included or excluded???
Welcome to week three of our journey into the life of Mary. Don't forget to catch up on last week's summary post over on Naomi's blog if you missed it. This week we looked at the exciting story of Jesus being born: "While they were there, the time came for the baby to be born, … Continue reading Mary (Week 3) – A teenager in labour
December is now officially upon us and we have launched fully into the season of Advent. So it is only right that at Mummy Meditations we acknowledge that!! So we have decided to follow the story of Mary, the mother of Jesus, throughout this season and in to the New Year. Our first verse of … Continue reading Mary (week 1) – Who does God say she is?
Sarah Week 5 Good afternoon Mummy Meditators! We are nearing the final stretch of our time with Sarah. And what a journey it has been so far. Things are starting to near completion and we see God step in to remind Sarah and Abraham of the promises He made to them. Last week He gave … Continue reading Sarah Week 5 – Laughing all the way
Hello Mummy Meditators!! And welcome to week 3 of our studies into Sarah. Last week Naomi helped us to understand a really tricky verse and story in Sarah's life (catch it here is you missed it) and this week is another interesting one: “Now Sarai, Abram’s wife, had borne him no children. But she had … Continue reading Sarah Week 3 – Taking matters in our own hands