Decent amounts of reading make for a great holiday tradition for me. Here's what I've read recently.... and here's the headlines if they're of interest to you?! Yes some of you have asked, so here's the titles, how I rated it out of 5, a simple one sentence summary and a favourite sentence quote. Just a takeaway... Sandcastle Kings, Rich Wilkerson Jr 2.5* A surprising rummage in Luke 7 around longings, lack and the lordship of Jesus Christ. p45 "In scripture two things amaze Jesus. Great faith and lack of faith. When Jesus looks at your life, what does he [...]
And so as drizzle comes down. Here's a few snapshots from my mind. Humidity, sunshine and driving ease makes Florida kinda dreamy. Favourite t-shirt spotted: "you had me at bacon.' Disney is great.....but Universal won out for most of us. Chef was my favourite movie from what I saw over the summer weeks. And no I still haven't yielded to watching Frozen. Meditating on a few verses of scripture still wins out for me. The American can-do mentality is mostly great! Riding roller coasters was so enjoyed for the first time in my life. The Hulk was the best of what Orlando [...]
The summer tumbleweed has come our way and we're doing a much anticipated family road-trip. I trust the books I'm bringing will get read. I'll reconnect at the end of the month. Daily morning tweets continue!
times with my Noah & Esther around and about. Such a treat and the delight of doing life at a different speed-setting. Eating, laughing and chatting incessantly. Going back continually to get free samples of Cinnamon and Sugar pretzels! Entering a - build the car the fastest- competition. We made the scoreboard, but didn't win. Playing with Zack, Finley and Martha - in the sprinkler on their extensive gardens. Smart hair and new clothes treats. My almost knee-calamity for fear of squashing Martha's oversized, French snail, Molly! Realising how fierce I can be about boy racers when my children are [...]