You may have seen them in boxes, or even that special place in the supermarket where the ‘odd shaped’ fruit and veg are kept, you know the ones I’m talking about, the ones that don’t make it onto the regular supermarket shelf because they’re not the right shape or size, they are just not the … More What’s so wrong with being wonky?
I don’t know about you, but I find it hard to get my head around the scientific principal of buoyancy, even with Tim’s simplistic explanation! But I do know that it’s the reason boats don’t easily sink, even when they are like floating hotels with huge waterslides. For me hope is like buoyancy (not easily sinkable) as … More Hope Floats!
This is a freedom story told through the journey I’ve been on with my hair (I know it sounds implausible, but there is a story in the bible related to hair you know) so read on if you want to see how they connect… So, for a long time I have had straight hair in … More Freedom!
As a teacher I have felt deluged in the last couple of weeks with news paper headlines about how schools are going to go back as the current Covid19 lock down we are living in is being eased. Ever since Boris Johnson announced that Primary School children would return in specific year groups on 1st … More What is shaping your thinking?
So, I’ve been reflecting on the current situation that is going on in the world, the pandemic that is the Coronavirus. Now I’m not in any way trying to belittle the severity of the situation or the impact it may have had/be having on families, businesses, the economy and such like but I’ve realised that … More When life gives you lemons, make G and T!
How do you hear from God? Do you like to take yourself off somewhere quiet, spend time in the word, listen to worship music or maybe you like to spend time in nature as your preferred way to hang out with Papa to hear His voice. Anyone who knows me, knows that I like to … More Are you playing to your strengths?
As I was doing some jobs at home I was reaching over to clean the bath and as I stretched to reach the other side (lengthways obvs, I’m not that short) it was a bit too far to stretch, but as I was trying to save time I carried on regardless and stretched a bit … More Don’t ignore the stretch!
So, I was in my favourite place in Bedford, the beautiful Embankment, where I walk and talk with God on a regular basis, but always on a Friday as this is my day off (what an absolute blessing Fridays are to my soul). Today, like every other day I have been down at the river … More Lies, lies, lies!
So, having just got back from serving at Newday (an awesome youth event held for one week a year at the Norfolk Show Ground) I was struck by many things as always. But, the over riding one was as I unpacked my clothes (those worn and those not worn) that I noticed something…. Just to … More What’s your fragrance?
As I sat in the hairdressers getting my roots sorted (long overdue), I had a flick through the magazines I was offered with my coffee (very needed). After a quick flick through I found myself sitting there drinking my coffee with a feeling I didn’t understand. I found myself feeling overwhelmingly sad! I sat and … More Beauty is in the eye of the beholder.