Tag Archives: communication

The One About 100% Attendance

My daughter came home from school with this certificate. I asked her f she was proud of herself and she said ‘I don’t know’. As we talked further it became evident that she had no idea what ‘100% Attendance’ meant. My daughter … Continue reading

Posted in creative communication, discipleship, Faith, Learning, Life experiences | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Power of Good Communication

A few days ago I wrote about the power of chocolate; how chocolate had motivated my girls to get ready for school on time. Since then we have come up with a much better way to encourage our children to get … Continue reading

Posted in church, creative communication, discipleship, Faith, Learning, Life experiences, parenting | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The One About the Poster in the Men’s Toilets

This is a poster from the men’s toilets in the Colchester Odeon cinema (I never thought that would be an opening line for a blog post!) I need to make it clear that I don’t normally take photographs in public … Continue reading

Posted in Being honest about our faith, Faith, funny, Life experiences | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Mixed messages from Tesco?

When you don’t shop at Tesco for a while, they send you vouchers for free stuff. I loved the irony of these two vouchers that they sent in their last attempt to lure us back to shop regularly with them. … Continue reading

Posted in Faith, Life experiences, Loving one another | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sometimes it’s hard to be a parent

Do your children ever make you cry? I talked to a parent recently who was having a difficult time coping with a child who is constantly angry.  Parenting can be difficult and ultimately we can only do our best. I … Continue reading

Posted in Faith, God is our father, Life experiences, parenting | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments