Forgotten Joys

"Sing praises to God, sing praises;     sing praises to our King, sing praises. For God is the King of all the earth;     sing to him a psalm of praise." - Psalm 47:6-7 The GBU weekend last weekend was hugely valuable to me. It encouraged me to be more disciplined. It taught and reminded me about the connection … Continue reading Forgotten Joys

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Looking Forward to the Weekend

I always look forward to the weekend. It's a time to relax, it's the time when all the Church activities happen... This weekend is a little different. It's the GBU weekend for the Mediterranean region, so it will be a time of intense French-speaking, and experiencing another French church. Which is in no way a … Continue reading Looking Forward to the Weekend

An Opportunity Taken, AKA That Time I Learned Ecclesiastes 12:1-7 in LSF

How does one sign Ecclesiastes 12:1-7 in French sign language? I don't often talk directly about my studies but this was something that I had the opportunity to do. I was a little nervous about it, but I'm so glad I took that opportunity. Despite everything in France that could have gone better, I've been … Continue reading An Opportunity Taken, AKA That Time I Learned Ecclesiastes 12:1-7 in LSF

GBU vs CU

Last weekend was good. I spent it with people from GBU (Groupes Bibliques Universitaires) from the Mediterranean region - it was kind of like the equivalent of Forum NE, but with far fewer people. With the GBU being a cultural organisation (allowing it to reach students, but meaning that acts of worship or prayer are … Continue reading GBU vs CU