Guest post: Why we want to grow our own food & live whole lives

I’m very pleased to introduce to you my guest blogger – Katherine from Newsom Natural Living. Katherine and her family have bought a property with the intention of starting their own farm! Today, Katherine shares the reasons why she’s embarking on such a big adventure.

If you like what you read, please check out Newsom Natural Living for more reflections on family, faith and farm-life.




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As east from west: A devotional on Psalm 103 (Part 1)

Psalm 103 is one of my very favourites. In fact, it was one of the Bible passages read out at my wedding! Why do I love it so much? Because it’s focused so much on God and gives us so many reasons to praise him. This glorious list of God’s attributes come down to two main things: God forgives us from our sins (in the first half of the psalm), and God restores and renews us (in the second half). So, this week we’re going to look at the first half, and next week we’ll finish up with the second.

From the east to the west_A devotional on Psalm 103 (Part 1)

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Seeing God’s signature

It’s amazing how quickly things can change in life. Within a few weeks, our lives can change dramatically – we can meet someone significant, we can lose or find a job, and for better or worse our whole situation in life is different. I have a story like this, something that happened to me very recently.

I have to tell you the story, because it has God’s signature written all over it.

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