Our Life

The New Year — 2015

Well after a big 2014 it is 2015 already, and a ton of things are already loom­ing on the hori­zon. Firstly and briefly the blog has had a bit of a redesign, to indulge in my Art Deco appre­ci­a­tion phase (revived in no small part from vis­it­ing the Hoover Dam dur­ing…

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Another Chapter Done

I know I haven’t post­ed a Wordle for a while, but today I thought I would res­ur­rect the prac­tice. I sub­mit­ted my major project/thesis for my M.Div/G.D.Theol today (in trip­li­cate). In many ways this feels like the step­ping stone that my ‘hon­ours’ the­sis was so many years ago (in quotes…

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Mid-Year Update and Some Changes

Ok first­ly a quick mid-year update, Caleb is now just past 4 months old and grow­ing well, his cheeky and gre­gar­i­ous per­son­al­i­ty is com­ing to the fore and its great to be able to spend more time with him as he grows up. On a study front last week I…

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A new addition

For the last few months we have been more than a lit­tle slack with updat­ing this blog, for var­i­ous rea­sons like mov­ing house, work, busy­ness etc etc. None are excus­es, but all are rea­sons. However, per­haps one of the biggest changes has been the addi­tion of this lit­tle guy to…

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An addition to our family photograph

Just to add to our stream of news and chang­ing plans in the Porter house­hold… God will­ing we are expect­ing to replace this pho­­to-frame with a lit­tle per­son in mid-February next year. We are very excit­ed and look­ing for­ward to this next sea­son in our lives, we would par­tic­u­lar­ly appre­ci­ate…

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Second Semester — an Update

Well after a few weeks break from updat­ing the blog over the win­ter hol­i­days, its time to start semes­ter 2 now. So I thought it would be appro­pri­ate to give a small update as to where we are at now. For my stud­ies its sim­ply the start of Semester 2,…

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