With Him

I was surrounded by nothing. Nothing but the sparkling, black sand that slipped underneath my feet as I trudged along the ups and downs, of dunes. I could feel my heart rate pumping and the backs of my legs starting to burn. I didn't know if I could do it. Maybe I should stop. Maybe… Continue reading With Him

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The Wonder of it All

The air was closing in around me. It was slowly pulling its chains around my body, constricting it into a tight, congested ball. I had to get out. I couldn't breath. My eyes had started to blur. I rushed out of the door in a panic, not knowing what was going on, into the cool… Continue reading The Wonder of it All

Grace

You are all set to see the world, just like you dreamed of when you were a little girl. But all that comes crashing down in a single moment, when a complete stranger, who was nice enough, decides that  you will never reach 22. Almost 22! It was her time to live the life of… Continue reading Grace

Our Life is a Letter🖋🖌📝

Our life is a letter, to the people around us and to the people that will follow us in life. Paul writes in 2 Corinthians "You yourselves are our letter, written on our hearts, known and read by everyone". (Chap. 3: 2). All letters are  a work in progress, spanning however long we have. Some are long… Continue reading Our Life is a Letter🖋🖌📝

Mental Health Awareness

Although Mental Health Awareness week has passed us, that doesn't mean the spreading the awareness does. In fact it should grow even more from here on in. Today I wanted to share a blog by my really good friend, who has a passion to learn more about mental health and to spread the awareness.  … Continue reading Mental Health Awareness

Shoe Box

What is in a Christmas present that makes me smile? Is it the wonder and amazement of shiny new packaging or clean new, or is it the love inside the comes from the hands who made it? I imagine myself as a girl in Malawi. I look at the school bus driving by, sweeping dust… Continue reading Shoe Box

What is Stopping You?

All I wanted to do, was to go to the chapel. I had some important decisions coming up in various parts of my life, that I just needed God's guidance on and I wanted to be in His presence. But life decided otherwise. Monday morning, I said to myself  "Okay, today's the day I go".… Continue reading What is Stopping You?

A Cryptobiotic State

When things around are happening at faster rates than one can imagine or can cope with, what can be done? Things that we have to adapt ourselves too, because like nature, its uncontrollable.  There's a wee creature found all over the world but especially found in the harsh Antarctic Climate, called the Tardigrade. It's got… Continue reading A Cryptobiotic State

The Calm After the Storm

I was looking out my window on a stormy day, when really I should have been studying. But the thundering clouds and the flashes of lighting, seemed to be way more interesting than the cardiovascular system of a frog. There was something about the danger of the storm that was brewing up, that got my… Continue reading The Calm After the Storm

Grace is….

Grace is a like baby, who was born to a woman and a man, who after a while find their child in intensive care. The man cries out, "Lord, what kind of a man am I, to deserve a gift like this?". But that is grace. 5 days later this child, finds herself wrapped in… Continue reading Grace is….