When Christmas is Hard…..

So my favourite time of year is here: Advent. And Christmas is coming. I love the festive season. I love the sunshine, good food (lots of good food), wine and fellowship that come with it. I love the general cheer that’s in the atmosphere around Christmas. And the lights. And the decorations everywhere you turn.  …

Worship in times of Grief….

It’s easy to worship when life is going well. But how do we worship when life gets hard?

Perspective #4: 3 Things I’m Grateful For This Year

I know my recent posts have taken a “doom and gloom” tone….but that tends to happen when you’re going through a hard time. You don’t have to be perky and happy all the time, even when you’re a natural optimist. Sometimes life is hard, and you need to give yourself space to be sad for…

Perspective #2: Letter to my younger self

It hit me on Monday that it’s been 10 years since I finished high school. 10 years!!! Time flies!
Here are some things I wish someone had told me about life….

Perspective: Grief and Love in 2018

November is one of my favourite months of the year, because it’s the month I take time to reflect on how the year has been. It’s something I’ve been doing for a while now, and I find it really helps me end the year well. 2018 has been a difficult year for me. And as…