A-Level students in the UK have been getting their results today. Two years ago I was in the same situation, getting my results and then getting geared up for uni. Now I'm effectively getting ready to start uni again. My expectations are in many ways different to then though. As with two years ago, one … Continue reading This Time Two Years Ago
"I waited patiently for the Lord; he turned to me and heard my cry. He lifted me out of the slimy pit, out of the mud and mire; he set my feet on a rock and gave me a firm place to stand." - Psalm 40:1-2 Loneliness is hard. Fortunately, we have a God who … Continue reading I’m Not Alone…
"All your works praise you, Lord; your faithful people extol you. They tell of the glory of your kingdom and speak of your might, so that all people may know of your mighty acts and the glorious splendour of your kingdom." - Psalm 145:10-12 This is probably going to be quite a short post, because … Continue reading Events Week!
There are some people in CU who consistently amaze me. They amaze me with their ability to talk to people, with just how empathetic they are. With just how faithful they are in praying for every single person they meet. One of our college group leaders (CReps) is exactly like that. Like me, she was … Continue reading The best sort of encouragement 😀
It's been a busy couple of weeks. A weekend away with CU, a group presentation to prepare and give, and somehow my body decided to go a little bit into shutdown and hide in my bed for far longer (but still somehow not long enough...) Anyway. In 3 days I'll have made it to the … Continue reading The End of Term… Already
“You are members of God’s very own family, citizens of God’s country, and you belong in God’s household with every other Christian.” – Ephesians 2:19b The house I'm living in this year is great. We often invite friends over, for food, games, even just chatting. And one in particular has commented more than once on the … Continue reading Our House – Our Family
“Do all this in prayer, asking for God's help. Pray on every occasion, as the Spirit leads. For this reason keep alert and never give up; pray always for all God's people.” – Ephesians 6:18 Prayer meetings are great. There's something so powerful, so refreshing, so equipping to have people praying together at 8am on … Continue reading Prayer Meetings, or, Why I Get Up On Monday Mornings