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On dating non-Christian men and Psalm 84


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Simone has written a great post about non-Christian men and Psalm 84. If you’ve been reading here a while you will know that I have been there. I particularly liked the concluding discussion about how we might not necessarily feel as we ought at the time (which is also why I like this portion of

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A Sunday benediction


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I really like some of the little benedictions, of sorts, that I have been rediscovering in the letters written by the apostle Paul in the Bible. Here is one I came upon in 2 Thessalonians 2:16 (ESV) recently: Now may our Lord Jesus Christ himself, and God our Father, who loved us and gave us

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Seasons of waiting


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Here is something else I have read in The Gospel Centred Woman by Wendy Alsup that was a very timely reminder and encouragement to me. There are some situations I need to proactively change in my life right now, but there are others where I have worn myself out with efforts that have not accomplished

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The chestnut of contentment


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I have to confess, that there was a time when I bristled quietly on the inside at the mention of the word “contentment” (which perhaps says more about me than anything else), because it just seemed that you couldn’t talk about singleness for thirty seconds before it came up. So I gave up talking about

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