Sarah Coleman

Faith, Lifestyle

Is There Oil In Your Lamp?

I rummaged through my black leather handbag, desperate in my search. How did I get myself in this predicament? Would I find anything that could suffice? Typically I carried a small packet of Kleenex wherever I went, however my children used them all on our last icecream outing. Perhaps I’d luck upon a tissue scrunched up in the bottom of  ...

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Faith

Avails How Much?

It was a balmy day in Shanghai. I stepped off the train and inhaled the smell of smog and filth – the unmistakable odour of Asia. Despite overnighting on a train from Beijing, I was not tired at all. Today was the culmination of months of preparation. Today we would deliver our precious cargo. Though I travelled with a large group we  ...

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Faith

Sleeping Giant

Before I went to sleep, my husband and I were talking about our generation. It seems many people who we grew up with in church are no longer attending church. Even those who had previously been in ministry are currently no longer in ministry with many abandoning their faith. It’s sad. I struggled to get to sleep because I had too much  ...

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Faith, Holiday

Frame It Right

Proverbs 14:1 A wise woman builds her home, but a foolish woman tears it down with her own hands. As mothers you don’t just build your home but the life of your husband and children. Everyday of the week. Every minute. Every hour. You build your home. Or you tear it down. When you build a house you start with the foundation, right? What  ...

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Children, Holiday

FREE Mother’s Day Gift for You

This Sunday is Mother’s Day in Australia and many parts of the world. The day we celebrate mothers, motherhood and the impact women have on our lives. I have the honour of bringing the Mother’s Day message to our congregation and will be sharing from Proverbs 14:1, A wise woman builds her home, but a foolish woman tears it down  ...

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