"Being hopeful is risky. But it’s a risk we should take."
Threads is a collective of Christians from all walks of life who are living, working and trying to carve out our identity in our worlds.
"The time of year we tend to be a bit more casual with our affections; ever so slightly more daring with our words and actions."
I’m worried there is something wrong with me...
'If Mary and Joseph had knocked on your door, would you have let them in? Or would you prefer not to have your Christmas dinner disturbed by the needs of others?'
It's not church leader or entrepreneur or activist or anything else.
4 guardrails for sticking with dreams in times of uncertainty
"More people from more places connected in more ways must be good. Right?"
“The cattle are lowing, the baby awakes; But little Lord Jesus ..."
Santa? Or no Santa?
Ah, Christmas. Insert nostalgic remembering comment.
"How can breastfeeding – the one thing that boobs were actually designed to do – be considered somehow offensive?!"
8 exceptional Marys. There's something about that name.
'Waiting, in some respects, is the easiest thing in the world. But, sometimes, it is extremely difficult and unsettling.'
"Our fundamental ability to create goes beyond our calling or skill-sets, it surpasses profession, interests or hobbies, it’s our DNA. We are all creators and thus, culture makers."
"What if every homeless charity and church had unlimited winter coats to give to those who shiver in the shadows?"
What does it mean to bless the poor this Christmas?
On my Twitter stream, the faded 1989 Coca-Cola ad showing on TV, was the sign for many people I follow that Christmas 2014 had begun.
Most girls know how to handle themselves in the face of a group of rowdy boys.
"But how should we react to a day like Black Friday as followers of Jesus?"
"Surely Christians should be the best celebrators during the Christmas period? After all - we know the kingdom of God is a party, don’t we?"