The really important task of our lives is to become more like Jesus – to love more, to show more grace, to learn to forgive, to walk alongside those who are hurt or in pain or in need. We can do all of those things whoever and wherever we are. …. So today I celebrate that I’ve been given just a glimpse of the eternal perspective. I want to love well. I want to raise children who will love well. I’m chasing the dreams that are in the heart of God. … More The Art of Celebration: Chasing Dreams
I’ve been caught up in celebration for the past two days and I feel as though I’ve been lifted by the wind and set down in another place entirely. My weekend was spent travelling long distances to attend the birthday celebrations of a 16 year old and a 90 year old in different parts of the … More The Art of Celebration: Celebrating Life
The flowers smell fantastic. The sky is amazing. The food was wonderful. My work fascinates me. I meet the most interesting people. I feel as though I’m on holiday. It wasn’t meant to be like this. This should just be an ordinary day. But our God is so generous.
It’s late and I’m tired and I’ve work to do, but I have promised to practise the art of celebration here each day so I’m showing up, but this will be brief! Today I was a parent helper on a school trip to the beach. I love the beach so that part was always going … More The Art of Celebration: Celebrating ‘the usual things’