Facing the truth and moving on
Joshua faced up to the reality of his situation - he then sought God's truth and applied it in order to move forwards.
Do we have that same attitude when we find ourselves in challenging situations - do we seek to face the truth and then move forward? Click below to go to this week's talk for encouraging insights from Joshua's experience.
Do you know what it means to live 'in the whole of who you are'? It's easy to stay with the familiar and not venture into the unexplored areas of our lives - but we do so to our detriment. It can be challenging but will bring greater fulfilment and joy and connection - a journey definitely worth pursuing! Click the picture to discover more.
In her first reflection of 2015 Merle recounts a trip one of her nieces made to the Ritz in London for afternoon tea. She and her friend were treated in a way that made them feel very special and gave them a sense of importance and value. Merle asks what we can learn from their experience and challenges us to both value ourselves and extend value to those around us. Click the picture to read more ...
New Year - New Courses
Step One - Cratfield, Suffolk
27 February - 1 March, 2015
This course enables us to discover our temperaments, how they interact within us and how our identity is formed. It will help us to understand ourselves, and others, significantly better. Click here for further details and booking.
An opportunity not to be missed!
Step Five - Cratfield, Suffolk
6 - 8 February, 2015
We are excited about this brand new course in the 'Understanding Yourself' series and pleased to invite those who have already attended Steps One to Four to continue the journey and discover new insights. Click here for further details and booking.
Step Three - Cratfield, Suffolk
6 - 8 March, 2015
This weekend builds on the first two but demonstrates how to use what we have learnt to make a real difference in the lives of others; it includes the opportunity for some 'hands on' experience. Click here for further details and the booking form.
School Farm Cottages, Cratfield
The memory verses evolved during 2014 into a weekly insight into a particular Bible verse. We have therefore given this section of the website the more appropriate title of 'Bible insights' for 2015. We hope that you will continue to be encouraged and blessed as you read this material - click the picture to read this week's insight.
A day of mixed emotions
How do we handle different and sometimes conflicting emotions yet keep our eyes on the bigger picture and on God's plans for our lives? Julie writes about her experience of a recent journey when she was faced with that challenge as
she looked back at recent sadnesses
but was also able to look ahead