Ooh Carpetright

A funny story that reminded me that Jesus said that we need to become like little children to enter his Kingdom (Matthew 18.3)

Honest about my faith

carpetright from the roundaboutSo, as we were driving around a roundabout (well you don’t go across them do you!) my daughter shouted from the back, ‘OOH CARPETRIGHT’. She said it with the same kind of enthusiasm that you would expect from an ‘it’s my birthday tomorrow’ or ‘I can’t wait until Christmas’.

It was definitely one of the highlights of a very long day. We had set off from my parents house in Scotland 9 hours earlier and after a lot of driving, traffic jams and a lovely walk (yes, there was geocaching involved) we were only 1 hour away from my in laws.

We needed fuel and so we had pulled off the motorway to fill up (we saved around 12p a litre compared to the price we paid with the price at the nearby motorway service station, a definite win).

The day had gone well, but we were all tired and so when…

View original post 341 more words

Advertisements

About honestaboutmyfaith

Hi, my name is Graeme and I’m married to a very patient wife. We have 4 children, 2 rabbits, a terrapin (and not a lot of peace and quiet!). I’m a Baptist Minister who is especially interested in making Church accessible to people who have no church background and also in how we disciple people in order to equip them to live out their faith in the 21st Century. I am also a member of the Eastern Baptist Association's Council with responsibility for Mission Strategy.
This entry was posted in Faith. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s