Yes, it’s Friday Faves my weekly mashup. (Click on the highlighted words to link!)
Why Marcus Mumford’s take on the “Christian” label doesn’t hold up. In Relevant magazine here.
The not-so-perfect pastors family, thoughts by a couple of PK’s in Christianity today.
Six reasons young Christians leave the church. Do you agree with this?
Brene Brown on Oprah. I love Brene and her message. Feel free to make yourself a cuppa click here and watch the interview. Very liberating.
Here is a free book I’ve downloaded but not read yet by Hugh Halter.
I’m reading a dialogue feast for my course: On Beauty by Zadie Smith, various screenplays inc.Waiting for Godot, Ernest Hemingway’s Short Story Collection and Mrs. Dalloway by Virginia Woolf.
I’ve had my head (and camera) in the clouds this week.
“And the LORD went before them by day in a pillar of a cloud, to lead them the way…”
“If the clouds be full of rain, they empty themselves on the earth…” Ecclesiastes 3:11 Wesley says ‘Learn the practice of liberality from the clouds; which when they are filled with water, do not hoard it up, but plentifully pour it forth for the refreshment both of the fruitful field and the barren wilderness’.
Receive refreshing. Be refreshing.
In this time of need look up and know ‘every good and perfect gift is from above’.
Emily and Phil climbed Black Mountain on the first day of spring.
Passed his Masters in Applied Theology!
Brilliant news, so proud of my man.
Keep looking up,
Love, Michelle xoxo