Why Submission is a sign of Strength (#onetoanother)

This week Rachel Held Evans , well-known blogger and author of “Evolving in Monkey Town” and “A Year of Biblical Womanhood”, is hosting a synchroblog on the topic of Biblical submission. It is focussing specifically on those frequently-cited...

Why we should look Outward to the Centre of the Universe

(Picture: Emily Moe @ Creative Commons) Recently I was doing photocopying at work, and it was taking an absolute age. There were staples to take out, and I couldn’t simply feed it all through. And I was grumpy. Very grumpy. I felt such frustration welling up, because...

Why God allows us to be Lonely (Five Minute Friday)

Hi everyone. Today on the blog, it’s a return to “Five Minute Friday”. I’ve written several ‘Five Minute Friday’ posts before, and today’s theme caught my eye, so here’s another. (you can find all my Five Minute Friday posts in the...

Why I Stopped Praying (for myself)

(Picture: Leland Francisco through Creative Commons) How often do you pray for yourself? Every day? More than once a day? When was the last time you prayed privately without praying for yourself? I honestly don’t remember the last time I prayed privately without...