Dear Mum, God Cares About Your Hectic Sunday Mornings

Sunday mornings can be stressful. In this season of motherhood, I dread the morning rush and all the potential mishaps and mayhem that can happen along the way (blow-outs, anyone?). Not only that, but there’s the training of my now-teachable-but-still-fidgety child during the worship hour to look forward to. Training up a child to love … More Dear Mum, God Cares About Your Hectic Sunday Mornings

Hannah Giselbach: “Serve God with Your Whole Heart and Just Be You”

Hannah Giselbach (previously Hannah Colley) is a beautiful young wife and mother who is an inspiration to many. This incredible woman regularly speaks at ladies’ days, keeps a blog, looks after her beautiful boy Ezra, and is a devoted wife to her husband Ben. She has also written a book, GIFTS (which is wonderful, by … More Hannah Giselbach: “Serve God with Your Whole Heart and Just Be You”

Joy Jensen on Serving the Lord with Your Husband {and Overseas}

Joy Jensen is a wonderful example of a preacher’s wife and just an all-round beautiful person. I spent time with Joy and her husband, George, when we were in the States in August and I was immediately impressed by what genuinely Christian people they were. The enriching and uplifting conversation was endless. Such people with … More Joy Jensen on Serving the Lord with Your Husband {and Overseas}

Over My Dead Body! How My Father Protected My Purity and Happiness {Father’s Day Special}

{Before any of you concerned readers write me and tell me that I am perhaps a little confused and that Father’s Day was back in June, please note that Australian Father’s Day (hence, the REAL Father’s Day) is today}  I suppose I never quite understood it while I was growing up – the way that my … More Over My Dead Body! How My Father Protected My Purity and Happiness {Father’s Day Special}

Amanda Hilburn: The Southern, Sweet-Tea Lovin’ Artist {+ a Giveaway}

This special series I have titled “Worthy Women at Work” (yes, I am sorry, there is some more alliteration for you) is dedicated to learning from and supporting women who support their husbands by using their talents to generate an income from home. As well as learning for myself, I am also all for supporting women … More Amanda Hilburn: The Southern, Sweet-Tea Lovin’ Artist {+ a Giveaway}

An Almost Perfect Picture: Social Media and Self Control

It was an almost perfect picture. I was sitting in one of my favourite cafés and sipping a latte happily when a family walked in—a mother with her two children. They all ordered their respective drinks, sat down and for at least half an hour they sat there, all happily employed. But there was a … More An Almost Perfect Picture: Social Media and Self Control

Graceful Ornaments: Wise Words from My Mother (Mother’s Day Special)

Today as I sat at breakfast, sipped my espresso doppio and nibbled on grapefruit and honeydew melon I found myself pondering this passage of scripture: ” Forsake not the law of thy mother: for [it] shall be an ornament of grace unto thy head, and chains about thy neck” (Proverbs 1:8, 9 KJV). I had … More Graceful Ornaments: Wise Words from My Mother (Mother’s Day Special)