(It’s hard to write about marriage. It’s hard to write about it because I’ve only got six months of experience and I feel like we’re constantly fumbling our way along as we try to work out what it looks like to love God and love each other and love others. But maybe writing from the… Continue reading Marriage is… Good
Dear Christian women, I owe you an apology, but first I need to explain what it is that I need to apologise for. You see, there have been times in the past when I’ve looked at a particular kind of Christian woman and sworn I did not want to be like that. I did not… Continue reading Christian Women, I Owe You An Apology
“Can he do that even now, though?” I asked, lifting my head to look at The James a little better. We had just read a Psalm together and it spoke of God having turned wailing into dancing and it seemed to be like the Psalmist was in a world of the past and we only… Continue reading Wailing to Dancing, the Son has Risen
Tomorrow, friends, there will be discounted chocolate in the stores. It’s an exciting day for us all, isn’t it? The anticipation of discount chocolate that’s emblazoned with cheesy slogans or wrapped in red aluminum foil is killing me! But with the discount tomorrow comes the spectacle that is today, and the spectacle that is Valentine’s… Continue reading On The Eve of Discounted Chocolate
Surprisingly, getting married a few weeks after finishing a degree hasn’t made it onto the list of mistakes I’ve made. There were a few moments where it inched towards a bad idea but it never really made it there. The paragraphs following are about how The James & I did the whole wedding thing. There’s… Continue reading A Post-Wedding Post For Those Curious
In a society where women feel perpetual pressure to be skinny, we’re pushing back against that inclination fiercely and proclaiming that there’s more to being a woman than looking pretty and nodding constantly. In the very same society, we’ve got a skewed stereotype of what it means to be a man. Masculinity is a whole… Continue reading Five Reasons I Don’t Want to Date Thor
To the women who have borne children, and to those who have borne the burden of sorrows, today is for you. It is to celebrate your strength and your beauty, it is to celebrate your bravery in the face of fear and your ability to get out of bed when all the weight of life… Continue reading This Day is for You.