Take Heart!

Lauren Compton Encouragement, Jayne's Endeavour, Quotes 5 Comments

Spring is well and truly in the air over here! 😀 It’s exciting to see all the flowers coming out and the blossoms appearing! Our garden is full of soooo much colour and splendour!! God is such an amazing designer!! 😀 Here’s a couple of pictures one of my siblings took recently! Aren’t they amazing colours!? 😀 And those are …

Does Is Really Matter?!?

Lauren Compton Encouragement, Review 6 Comments

What we allow to capture our imaginations and hearts shapes how we think and act 😀 Which means . . . books are powerful!! 😀 As an author that is a scary and wonderful thought all wrapped into one! Scary because of the responsibility that comes from publishing words and ideas that will influence others. And wonderful because God is …

The LORD is my . . .

Lauren Compton Encouragement 4 Comments

My sisters put together a list of Scripture verses that demonstrate the greatness and goodness of God as an encouragement for someone. When I saw it, I knew I had to include it in a post 😀 So here’s the list! And don’t forget to pay extra attention to the words in bold! 🙂 “The LORD is my strength and my shield; my heart trusted …

Promoting Family in Our Writing and Reading

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My mum has always told me that my siblings should be my best friends. That’s the type of family I grew up in. A family that works together, laughs together, and spends heaps of time together. 🙂 This type of environment is normal for me (what a blessing! 😀 ). But every so often I’m thrown a “reality” check. The …

A Special Song

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Today I wanted to share with you one of my favourite songs. In the above video it’s performed by my piano teacher and fellow author, Amanda Tero and her sister, Elizabeth. “Bow the Knee” has been one of my favourite songs since I first heard the Tero sisters’ video on Youtube! I even purchased the sheet music so I can …