Find out what I’m giving up this Lent…
A thoughtful look at spirituality and faith through doubt.
I’ve taken on a reading challenge of Biblical proportions…
December’s Book Club read was The Good Man Jesus and The Scoundrel Christ by Philip Pullman which is a book that had actually been sat unopened on my shelf for quite some time. Described on the blurb as ‘…one of the most enchanting, thrilling and visionary stories of recent years’ – the story is a…… Continue reading Book Club Reads #3 – The Good Man Jesus and The Scoundrel Christ
I have a habit of listening to the same thing over and over again. I find my groove for the week and groove to it endlessly as I go about my day. This probably explains why I know so many random song lyrics now that I think about it. This week my album of choice…… Continue reading Album of the Week #1
No ear may hear his coming – but in this world of sin – where meek souls will receive him, still, the dear Christ enters in. HAPPY CHRISTMAS EVERYONE!
The day itself is very nearly upon us and for my last instalment of Feeling Festive I have picked out three tracks that never fail to give me goosebumps – there are loads of versions out there for the second two, I just picked the best quality ones I could find on YouTube. Enjoy :)…… Continue reading Feeling Festive #4
So often Christmas turns into nothing but flashy lights, presents, money, tinsel and noise – the spirit of it gets buried in the wrapping paper and stresses about turkey. This week my three songs are ones that remind me to stop and remember that Christmas is about love, hope, faith, sharing and celebrating the arrival…… Continue reading Feeling Festive #3
Lies We Tell Ourselves by Robin Talley Illustrated by: N/A Series: N/A Published: Harlequin Teen, 2014 Edition: Paperback Print Length: 384 pages Narrated By: N/A Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary, Historical Fiction, Romance, LGBT Fiction, Realistic Fiction Where Did I Get It? I borrowed a copy off Liberty Gilmore Blurb: In 1959 Virginia, the lives of…… Continue reading Lies We Tell Ourselves ~ Book Review
December is here and there is no denying that Christmas is creeping ever closer – Santa is everywhere and the internet is plagued with elves on shelves. This means that it is finally perfectly acceptable to break out the Christmas music – one of the best things about the season! I thought I’d share my top…… Continue reading Feeling Festive #1