Faith

Art, Faith, Music, Poetry, Singleness

All existence is a long advent


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I’ve written of life as a ‘long defeat’ in the past but maybe a ‘long advent’ is the other side. Here are a few links from the web. A great post on why Christmas is precisely for those who hate it most: In the irony of all ironies, Christmas is for those who will find

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Faith, Music, Singleness

Those are the right instructions


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I recently re-read this quote from Hannah Coulter, by Wendell Berry, about the chance you have had in life. I’ll paste in the last paragraph so you, dear readers, don’t have to click. And so Nathan required me to think a thought that has stayed with me a long time and has traveled a long

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Faith, Life, Music, Singleness

A miscellaneous collection


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So, Synod (big work event) and Canberra Women’s Christian Convention (another big event I volunteer on the committee for) are over and I now have no excuses for not blogging. I have felt strangely like I was not altogether “coping” well for a good part of this year, or just not really on top of

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Faith, Poetry

Something for Sunday


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There’s a wideness in God’s mercy I cannot find in my own And He keeps His fire burning To melt this heart of stone Keeps me aching with a yearning Keeps me glad to have been caught In the reckless raging fury That they call the love of God ~Rich Mullins Snitched from this post,

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