These women aren’t just heroines – they’re our sisters in the faith :: guest post by Michelle DeRusha + a giveaway

I was privileged to read an early copy of Michelle DeRusha’s new book, 50 Women Every Christian Should Know. Beautifully written, accessible, inspiring, and relevant, this book is a welcome reminder and celebration of the every day women of valour who came before us. It is a gift to the whole Church. But one of […]

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My last few speaking engagements…

…before Tiny #4 arrives are right here, folks. I’ve decided to take an indefinite amount of time off from travel and speaking engagements starting in December. The way we like to parent our babies – particularly in the early days – doesn’t really work for a travelling mum. It’s only in the last few months that […]

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“Fear is a superpower” :: a response to Doctor Who, Listen

Once a week, we have an unapologetic Doctor Who geek-out here to discuss the latest episode. I’ve just finished watching the fourth episode of the 8th season of the rebooted Doctor Who called Listen. Fair warning now: this is not a summary, just an off-the-top-of-my-head response, and it does contain spoilers. Of course it does […]

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Instructions for an evening of your life

Find a bit of water to look at, it doesn’t have to be much. Maybe a pond, a lake? if you’re really lucky, find the ocean. But go there alone at sunset. I know it seems indulgent and impossible – that’s because it is. But every once in a while, the best way to keep […]

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A Little Bit of Link Love (vol. 51)

  your must-read of the week Women Like Me are Abused Worldwide: Here’s Why by Anne Graham Lotz a bit more link love I’m glad I’m not the same guy who wrote Blue Like Jazz by Donald Miller ShePonders: My Present Embarrassment by Kelley Nikondeha for SheLoves Magazine The Job that Desire Wanted by Kelli Woodford Enjoying: […]

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Dear Body

Dear Body, Hello, lovely. Isn’t it funny how it’s taken an entire lifetime to call you lovely? And to mean it? And see it? And know it? You’ve always been lovely, strong one. It took me too long to notice. But here, now, let me just say it and then, like a prophet, let me believe it, […]

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