“You cannot see things till you know roughly what they are”

Are you constantly overwhelmed by the majestic beauty of God? Yes? Feel free to stop reading here. No? I can relate. As I see it, there are two options (do you disagree?) God's not good, glorious, or beautiful. For some reason I can't see his beauty. Don't get me wrong, I've had glimpses. There are …

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Longing

Part of my bible college degree is "Spiritual Formation". It's 3 year long subjects that cover a variety of topics, mostly centered around finding wholeness. This year, a focus has been on relationships. I was reading something today that resonated with me. Every person is wired to ‘long’: single & longing to be married single or …

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I Don’t Want To Waste My Life – Part 2

As day after day comes to an end, I'm feeling really frustrated that most of my life feels like it hardly matters. Quick Rundown of my typical day: 5:30 Wake-up and get to the gym 7:15 Back home 8:20 Leave for work 9-5 At work 5:50 Back home again. Cook dinner/eat/clean up/maybe get some chores …

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Sorry that I’ve used you

To everyone single person that I've ever met, heard about or even looked at, I need to take this opportunity to say sorry. Whether or not either of us knew it at the time, I've either used you, or tried to. I haven't treated you as a person. I've devalued you. I've tried to turn …

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I’m a Control Freak

I didn't expect to be writing this post/publishing this now. I have a bunch of other ideas, or almost completed posts, that are way less confronting. I hate the idea that I could be seen as needing to be in control. But after writing a reflection for a recent college assignment, I'm realising that it's …

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I’m surprised that I’m a Christian

In the last couple of months I've been reading a fair few stories of "ex-Christians" who seem to now be violently opposed to the God of the bible. Maybe these stories aren't surprising to you, I'm sure you know someone who's been on this journey What was surprising to me was how much they have …

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You Are What You Eat

Why? After finishing high school, I went on a 6 month adventure. It was incredible. I was blessed spend 6 months travelling through South America, England, Spain, Israel, Nepal and Thailand. I had the opportunity of experiencing vastly different cultures to my own, and I got a taste that Western culture isn't the only way …

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