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

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Learning how to DAB

OK so maybe this title is slightly misleading. I haven't recently been learning the "dance move (bowing head into elbow) which represents confidence, accomplishment, and pride." (And now for something I never really thought I'd say: Thanks, Urban Dictionary) DAB stands for a Discussion Autour de la Bible, or a Discussion About the Bible. (I love acronyms that work … Continue reading Learning how to DAB

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