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What I’ve Been Reading: A Little Bit of Fiction

What I’ve Been Reading: A Little Bit of Fiction

Over the past couple of weeks, I have been really enjoying reading some fiction books. There is something about having a world to escape to now and then that is very relaxing and helps me recharge. Dave has even taken the kids a couple of nights after tea for some...

Author Interview: Harriet Connor

Author Interview: Harriet Connor

Today I welcome Harriet Connor, Aussie author of "Big Picture Parents: Ancient Wisdom for Modern Life" (Wipf and Stock Publishers, 2017) to Pursuits of God. I hope you are as encouraged as I am through learning a little more about her and her pursuit of God. Make sure...

Interview over at OneLove

Interview over at OneLove

Hello lovely friend. I hope you had a wonderful Easter and also took time to celebrate ANZAC Day and the blessing of being in a country where religious freedom currently still exists. Let us seize this day to be used for God's glory! Today I am over at OneLove Women,...

Easter for Kids: Resurrection Eggs

Easter for Kids: Resurrection Eggs

Easter is quickly approaching! For the last few years, I feel like I have always been a bit underprepared with Easter and I am left rushing and struggling to be intentional. In order to be a bit more prepared, I am starting my Easter posts early 🙂 One tradition we...

Interview with Mary & Sally.

Interview with Mary & Sally.

I would like to welcome Mary & Sally from Mary & Sally to Pursuits of God. I saw their beautiful work at One Love back in August and have been itching to interview them for the blog since then. To see more of their work, head over to their site and ecommerce...

Happy Birthday Pursuits of God!

Happy Birthday Pursuits of God!

I have always loved words. My parents spent many hours reading with us. As a young girl I loved keeping a journal and writing notes. Over the years, I have come to love words: writing them, listening to them, reading them and sharing them. Most of all though, I have...

Renewed. Transformed.

Renewed. Transformed.

There is nothing quite like a large gathering of Christians all singing together. Today, I am at the OneLove Conference. I am learning about how to realign what captivates me, what fills my longings and desires and what motivates me. I constantly need to be...

Keeping It Real…

Keeping It Real…

Sometimes, when you keep a blog, it is easy for people to get a rosy-coloured view of who you are, as we are often more inclined to document the good moments and try to forget the bad. Writing a blog that you have titled "Pursuits of God", probably sets this up even...

Review: Risen (2016)

Review: Risen (2016)

"Risen" is a film released earlier this year and is directed by Kevin Reynolds. Set in AD 33, this film follows the story of Clavius (Joseph Fiennes), a Roman Tribune as he searches for the body of Jesus in order to dispel any notion of a 'risen Christ'. Beginning...

Interview: Liss Smith from LissLetters

Interview: Liss Smith from LissLetters

1. Can you tell us a little about yourself? I’m have six amazing little (and not-so- little-anymore) people aged 2-13 and have been married for 14 years (I got married at 19!). I’ve lived in Brisbane, and have been a passionate creative, my entire life – we have...