First Things: Being Present as a Dad

Last week I wrote about the importance of being present with others. Over the course of my sabbatical, God wonderful did an amazing work in my life around what it means for me to be a dad. Seriously, if the only thing that had happened over the course of my sabbatical was this one significant shift in me, I would be utterly grateful to you all for … Continue reading First Things: Being Present as a Dad

First Things: Being Present

This week, as we return to my series of thoughts and reflections which arose during the course of my sabbatical, I would like to talk about the importance of being present. ‘Just then his disciples came back. They marveled that he was talking with a woman, but no one said, “what do you seek?” or “Why are you talking with her?”.’ (John 4:27) This verse … Continue reading First Things: Being Present