Welcome to another Mummy Meditations first - this week we are looking at TWO women and putting ourselves into both of their shoes!!! I for one am excited. Not only is one of them my namesake, but I don't actually know that much about either of them. So it is a great chance to get … Continue reading In HER Shoes – Rachel and Leah (week 1)
Last week I spoke about how Mary must have felt being the first person to see Jesus after he died. This week we took it further and delved into how she felt when she tried to share that good news with others, meditating on this verse: “It was Mary Magdalene, Joanna, Mary the mother of … Continue reading In HER Shoes – Mary Magdelene (Week 4)
Last week we stood with Mary Magdalene at the foot of the cross as she witnessed one of the most awful things in humanity take place. She saw the pain, she saw the torture and yet she stayed to love and support others. This week we were looking at the following verse after the … Continue reading In HER Shoes – Mary Magdalene (week 3)
Welcome to week three of our series looking at Rahab. Naomi shared a great post last week on how we should feel about Rahab being blessed for lying. Definitely take a read!! Now on with this week....... Have you ever been in a time of limbo? Living in one reality, but hoping and working towards … Continue reading in HER shoes – Rahab (week 3)
Rahab. Prostitute. Are the two even separable? I asked the Mummy Meditations Facebook community to do a mind dump on what they knew about Rahab and number one was the information that she was a prostitute. Imagine having to carry that label around for so so long - we're even talking about it thousands of … Continue reading In HER Shoes – Rahab (Week 1)
Welcome to another week looking at some amazing women from the New Testament (don't forget to check out Naomi's post about Pricilla). We get two for the price of one this week as we look at the mother/daughter team that is Lois and Eunice, the grandmother and mother of Timothy, one of the recipients of … Continue reading In Her Shoes – Lois and Eunice
Welcome to our second week of looking at some truly inspirational women from the New Testament and the early church (catch up on Naomi's post about Tabitha from last week here). This week we turned our attention to Lydia. Maybe you had heard of her, maybe not, but Lydia certainly bit the bullet when she … Continue reading In HER Shoes – Lydia
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?