How Not to Preach: The Springboard

Preaching a sermon consist of two parts: Hermeneutics and Homiletics. Hermeneutics is the process of how to study the Bible, and Homiletics is the study of the best way to give the sermon. 520 more words


What Springboard means to us...

I knew when I started writing this blog that I wanted to write about Springboard, I just wasn’t sure how to put into words how truly magnificent they are. 1,063 more words

East Germany's First Super Star Ingrid Engel-Krämer Part 1: The Dresden Doll Who Took Rome by Storm

She started diving off a low board at the age of five, even before she knew how to swim. Starting from the age of eleven, she would join her friends at the Dresden diving club a few times a week and stay there until the early evening. 488 more words

Other Olympics

For the Bookworms: Books of 2016

Back in my tumblr days, I used to collate the books I read every year (here’s 2013 and 2012). In 2015 I moved everything to Trello… 774 more words


Santa flight & meeting a paralympian

What a week!

Christmas officially hit the Moncrieff household and it was such a magical experience decorating the Christmas tree with Rosie.

We put Rosie in her stander so we could wheel her as close to the tree as possible to hang the decorations by herself. 461 more words

Having Fun

Black Friday Weekend: The rise of the night owl

Well, that was a surprise wasn’t it? All those predictions of an online surge and physical store armageddon seem to have been wrong. As I said in a post yesterday, it’s clear Black Friday weekend is still evolving. 442 more words


Rosie's first day at nursery

This was Rosie on her first official day at nursery without Iain or I there and she had a brilliant time hobnobbing with a TV star! 174 more words

Disabled Child