womanhood

Hats of womanhood

Hats of womanhood

May 31, 2013

I enjoyed a conference last weekend which served Christian women who are educating their own children apart from school. There was a bit of a theme of “hats” that we wear, representing the different roles and responsibilities we have. While I don’t love the imagery, it got me thinking. Here is something I wrote. There […]

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Redundant mums

January 26, 2011

Whether Christian or not, it seems typical that mothers need to justify their existence with what they are doing beyond motherhood. Paid work, study, formal ministry schedule. We have trouble imagining how we might be productive “at home”, especially when children grow out of their highly dependent early years. I really appreciate my dear friend, […]

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Not trying to be missional

Not trying to be missional

November 30, 2010

I have been thinking about the idea of “missional”. It’s a word and an idea which is floating around a lot. I really appreciate¬†how Nicole defines the word. Others seem to mean something different. I agree that missional is good (when it is defined Biblically). But I have been struggling with how to get there. […]

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