acceptance · Connecting · Friendship · Kindness

Am I invisible?

This week I was standing talking to two friends when another person joined us and started talking to just one of the group. I don't know this person well but we have been introduced before and often see each other at other gatherings, so my initial response when she ignored us, was to think she… Continue reading Am I invisible?

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Book review

Spilling over

I've just finished reading "Out of the spin cycle - devotions to lighten your mother load". Another wonderful book by the very funny and relatable, Jen Hatmaker. If you give to others, you will be given a full amount in return. It will be packed down, shaken together, and spilling over into your lap. The… Continue reading Spilling over

Book review · Friendship · Hospitality · Kindness · peace

Awkward!

"Everyone's awkwardness shines a little brighter in an elevator." Sammy Rhodes from his book, This Is Awkward: How Life's Uncomfortable Moments Open the Door to Intimacy and Connection. You and I can be standing side-by-side, but because we don't know each other there is this expectation and understanding that we will ignore each other. I can… Continue reading Awkward!

generosity · Kindness · Story telling

A story shared…

http://www.gettyimages.com/detail/photo/we-can-get-through-this-together-royalty-free-image/175730782   I've just started watching a series by North Point Church called “Helping the next gen win”. By the title you would assume that the focus is just on helping Millennials or Gen Z. In fact what they say is, that the "next gen" can mean anyone who is coming up behind you, doing… Continue reading A story shared…