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The end…and maybe a beginning…

The Spiritual Direction course I’ve been doing this year came to an end today. It was a day of endings and ponderings for the future. Part of the day was sharing letters we’d written to God about what might happen … Continue reading

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Thankful

It’s Tuesday and yes, you guessed it, it’s another post with reference to ‘Tuesday Group’. Today we were thinking about being thankful. It’s the season of harvest,  autumn beginning, the nights drawing in, and gloomy mornings. Today we shared things … Continue reading

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Thankful

Today we celebrated together with friends and family the crazy wonderful gift of our son. We figured, 10 months down the line, that we are thankful that he is in our lives. So we wanted to celebrate, rejoice in God’s … Continue reading

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Day 46 and a thankful roundup

Thankful for…. a palpable sense of the presence of the risen Jesus in our lives this weekend. Glad that he holds out his hand to walk us through this life and into the next. Thankful for vulnerability, the love our … Continue reading

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Day 44

Thankful for… Sitting in the sunshine, drinking smoothie, catching up with an old friend, swimming the depths of conversation and encouragement. After finishing all my work for the day curling up on the sofa in the warmth with a good … Continue reading

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Half way through…

I’m half way through this period of being thankful and I think I want to carry it on after Lent. It’s proving a good way of keeping me in the present, there is no surprise there, all the psychology books … Continue reading

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Day 19

Thankful for… Finishing work early and heading off to see a friend, afternoon tea in the garden, sunshine, ant wars, scones, cream and jam. The uber lovely daffodils in our kitchen. Fun evening in watching The Island with husbandface and … Continue reading

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Thankful: Day 1

Sharing lives with 5 other women from church, the highs, the lows, the struggles to work this God thing out in reality. Back to drumming again and the joy of twisting rhythms around each other and laughing at our tired … Continue reading

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40 Days

I’ve been vaguely pondering this thing called Lent recently. Mainly I’ve been trying to not ponder it because of the angsty moments Christians seem to have about it. There are two main camps on the issue, those that are embracing … Continue reading

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The last day.

Today is my last day with UCCF. It seems fitting that it should end with blogging in front of Little Miss Sunshine with my housemate. A fairly relaxed final day then. It’s not the end of all things, after all … Continue reading

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