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About Singinsuse

Uniting Church Minister; Wife, Daughter, Sister, Aunty; generally geeky nerd; Harry Potter fan; Collingwood supporter; singer and music lover; lifelong student; have too many TV addictions; unhealthy love of pink!!

Not Brian, but Susan…?

When I went into my first ministry placement, straight out of college, I was so surrounded by nerves and daunted by the unknown, that I didn’t even need to worry about anything else. That first step into ministry came gift-wrapped … Continue reading

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Released, and yet not…

Last Sunday I was released from my ministry placement, and I have a month off before I begin my new one.  This was originally intended as time to re-group, get myself organised, and rest a little.  However, in the time … Continue reading

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Be at Peace, my friend…

I’m sure it was based on jealousy that I begged my Mum to let me have Speech and Drama lessons. The people in my class were so confident and outgoing, and I wanted to be like that too. Reality was … Continue reading

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Painting and Packing…

I have had a relaxing day off! YAY And while I did sleep til after lunchtime- obviously well needed- it’s not like I didn’t achieve anything.  Husband and I are working together transforming my old toy chest, and having finally … Continue reading

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Listening and Trusting

As someone who believes in God, and, for want of a better term, “works” for God too,  working out what the BOSS wants you to do is sometimes a challenge.  As confident as some people are with the ways God … Continue reading

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Refresh…

I’ve been meaning to get back on here for ages, but have finally done it. When moving through a transitional time, documenting it in some form is a good thing.  Not that I know where or when to start, but … Continue reading

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Sunday Sermon that I’m not even preaching…

THIS SUNDAY WE HAVE ALL-AGE WORSHIP IN MY CONGREGATION, BUT IF IT WERE A NORMAL (HA!) SUNDAY AND THERE WAS A SERMON, IT WOULD BE SOME VERSION OF THIS… Large groups of people are strange creatures (or monster’s, depending on … Continue reading

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