Take a ride on the ‘peace train’ Day Five 1



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Day Five Peace train series

Peace, what is it?

Okay then let’s try certainty – reducing our world and lives to what is known so that we might ‘contain the fear’ and be prepared for exactly what is coming.

But, this is not possible. It’s a fantasy reserved for those who ignore the complexities of this world, our belief systems and our own experiences.

Write about how peace has rescued you in your own experiences.

How does peace fit in with your belief system? 

 


About Kelley

Kelley is a speaker, author, overseas aid worker and perpetual student. She is passionate about women and gender issues, both in the local and international context, which underpins her enthusiasm for kinwomen and its contribution to women ‘living their finest life’. In 2014 Kelley completed a Masters in International and Community Development before establishing The Foxglove Project. Foxglove is a registered charity focused on supporting international development projects that are sustainable and driven by indigenous leadership. Kelley’s paid work requires her to travel extensively to evaluate and support projects supported by Australian funds. This experience and networking enables Foxglove to partner with outstanding overseas agencies delivering real opportunities for the poor and vulnerable to lead independent self-determined lives. Kelley combines these passions with a love of family and faith. Across more than 30 years of marriage, Kelley and her husband have worked through many of the challenges of building a relationship while raising three sons. Their boys have now finished high school changing the dynamics of family life and relationships. One of her great joys is sharing parenting lessons and learning from good and bad (sometimes disastrous) experiences. She uses humour and common sense to talk about the everyday challenges facing parents in today’s context.


One thought on “Take a ride on the ‘peace train’ Day Five

  • Kerry Wilcox

    Its funny. When I read this the first time I struggled to understand what you asking us to do and to find anything to write. But, having read it again and sat with the question I realise that peace has rescued me, in praise and worship, in surrendering to God and in opening my heart to find that I am not exposed. Thank you for asking the questions Kelley so we can ponder ad find the answers.
    Kerry

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