Faith

I write about my faith because it is the part of me that I keep returning to, the part that makes the most sense when I’ve lost my way and the source of the light on the Lighter Side.

Just Enough Heartbreak Just Enough Grace

This past weekend two of my three little women and I went to see the Little Women film. I read the book a long time ago, long before real life and real sadness intruded into my experiences. It was long before I was a mother of children who have been… Read More »Just Enough Heartbreak Just Enough Grace

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In Depth Review of the NIV Life Application Study Bible Third Edition

In Depth Review of the NIV Life Application Study Bible Third Edition Please note I was gifted this Bible through the Bible Gateway Blogger’s Grid in exchange for a review. The NIV Life Application Study Bible Third Edition was released on 1 October 2019 by Zondervan, Reading the Bible can… Read More »In Depth Review of the NIV Life Application Study Bible Third Edition

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Pointing at Glory

Pointing at Glory There is nothing in the popular media images of heaven that induces me to want to go there. A bunch of sweetly smiling people dressed as pseudo angels in white robes and feathered wings, while strumming harps, isn’t the kind of place I’d like to spend a… Read More »Pointing at Glory

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An Atheist and a Born Again Christian share a cuppa

An Atheist and a Born Again Christian share a cuppa One of my closest friends is an atheist, and if you know much about me you will know that I am not. It might seem strange to some that an atheist and a ‘born-again’ Christian can be close friends but… Read More »An Atheist and a Born Again Christian share a cuppa