It’s a happy, happy Easter

  I'm a holiday person. I love them all. (Any reason to decorate and celebrate and give gifts, really.) But Easter? Easter really is THE holiday isn't it? As much as I unashamedly l-o-v-e Christmas, I understand that Christmas wouldn't be as significant as it is if it weren't for Easter. I adore the metaphores [...]

Back from the bush

  Camping was amazing. It rained for much of the time. Good, since it cools things down... and bad, since it's wet. And muddy. And loud. (Have you ever heard thundering rain on a tin shed roof? That's where Ryan and I were teaching for the week.) We co-taught on the Lordship of Christ to [...]

Thank you Judah

How an unborn* child has taught us to give thanks a little deeper. [38 weeks and five days pregnant - Judah's birthday] There are a thousand things I am thankful for. Literally. I’m sure I could write on and on about the good things in my life, the good things I see around me, and [...]

Six little bundles of joy

We've had a little baby boom around here. This year, six women - who all happen to be my friends and coworkers in YWAM Townsville - have given birth... to these angels: L-R: Caius (7.5mth), Lucy (16wks), Sage (12wks), Monty (6wks), Judah (6wks), Resina (3wks). There are now six more (super-cute) reasons that the world is a [...]