Widowhood, Ministry and What Now

The day I was ordained. She had no idea what her "Yes" would mean. You don’t recognize the toll grief takes on your mentally, physically and spiritually oftentimes until in hindsight. I didn’t know in 2013 when my husband died that I would fall into depression once the shock wore off a year or two later. No one told me I would put on weight because of it. So not only are you burdened by the … [Read more...]

Partner Post: Fitting Religion into your Busy Life

Modern lives are busy. We work, we’ve got children and other relatives to take care of. We spend time looking after and cleaning our homes, and most of us even have a side hustle and other commitments on top of these. Religion can be a great comfort when we’re stressed out and busy. It can bring us peace, and help us to focus. But, sometimes it can also feel like an added pressure. We don’t … [Read more...]

Partner Post: What Can You Plan For Your Kids This Year?

Source When you’re a parent, it’s always going to be important for you to provide for your children. Because you want the best for them. So you’ll want to make sure that you’re doing all you can to make their lives happier and easier. Yet, what this looks like in practice isn’t always what you think it is. And sometimes, you have to give a little bit of tough love in order to be the best kind … [Read more...]