Do you ever pick up the phone and spend an hour talking, dreaming and losing track of time? Well that is what happened when I interviewed a new friend of mine, Haidee, from www.holyhope.co.uk. So grab your own cuppa and sit down to find out more about how it all started and Haidee's latest exciting … Continue reading A Cuppa With Haidee from Holy Hope
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
Have you ever found yourself in one of the seasons of life where everyone around you is doing new and exciting things? They are getting new jobs, new opportunities, success in areas of their life and you are not. (or at least you don't see it!) These last few weeks I have trawled Instagram and … Continue reading Other People’s Success is NOT Your Failure
I like to be honest here on my blog. And honestly - I've not been doing very well lately. I thought that once we were in the process of moving house it would be more positive and I would cope with our situation better, but I'm not. I'm constantly emotional, doubting everything that God has … Continue reading Trying to Follow the Cloud
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?
I'm not sure about you, but I love to see other people's bible journaling pages. Sometimes they spark something in me and inspire a new page in my own bible, and sometimes I just love to see other people's styles. However, when you see the pretty picture on Instagram or Pinterest you don't always get … Continue reading The Story Behind The Page – Balloons
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?
I love journaling through my bible, especially using the verses we are studying in our Mummy Meditations group. It really helps me to remember the key messages and to reflect on what I have learnt, as well as being super fun. So this is the first in a series of step-by-step posts showing how I … Continue reading “Hide and Seek” Step-by-Step Bible Page
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?