Yes, yes, I do know it is almost march AND I am not normally one for making New Years resolutions either so this Blog post might seem out of place. However, this year we have found ourselves dreaming a bit about what the year ahead might look like. We even made a really cool custom made artwork to help remind us of our plans and I‘d LOVE to tell you about it.
There can be a bit of stigma around the word ‘church’. It summons very different images and feelings in people’s minds. Some are good and some are quite terrifying.
‘Church’ is much more than a description of a building to me. I go to a large church service each Sunday but it’s with a small group of women who gather each Monday night in my home where, what I describe as ‘church’ truly unfolds.
Todays post is a reflection one evening after a typical nights experience.
Today I wish to write to the wife out there who is struggling in her marriage. The woman who feels stuck, trapped and hopeless and wondering if the time has come to call it quits and cut her losses and leave. You feel like you have tried everything you can think of. You are emotionally drained and are no longer even sure if you ever were truly in love.
Today I want to say to the struggling, emotionally drained wife that
there is hope.
I have never been very into sport or exercise. But in recent years I have learnt to love it. It has played a significant role in helping me overcome depression and now I am beginning to see some tangible results which is a very exciting bonus.
I have found a routine that is working really well for me that is both budget friendly and toddler friendly. Today I want to encourage other mums out there to start working exercise into their daily routine. It is totally worth it. It can lift your mood and brighten your day.
It is a careful balancing act being a mum and a wife and, well, remembering to just be me too sometimes. But having my precious family around me enriches my life in so many ways. I have discovered walking in step with each one looks and feels very different as their unique personalities and needs unfold. Let me introduce them to you….