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Negotiate the Challenges

With Simon in Singapore this week, it's been a bit "heads down, getting on with it" this week - no time for blogging! Simon and Ben D are having a wonderful time at the Asia conference. The 7 hour time difference means that communicating is a challenge, but we're finding ways! Simon has phoned us at 4.30pm (11.30 pm there) and that's great - so good to hear his voice. However, the easiest thing is to keep a fairly frequent text conversation going on which is so very cool. It's so immediate - and it doesn't matter what time of day or night it is! I loved texting,...now I love it even more! so, it's all good:o) And he's home Monday :o) And I'm going away Wednesday :o) !

Great news about the Real Conference is that we now have over 200 women booked in - hoorah!
It's really only around the corner now, so it's scary, sorry meant to write exciting! Really looking forward to seeing what happens when all our plans come together and God breathes on it. Women are such connectors, I really believe that the fruit of Real will be the seeds that God sows in women's hearts, that then get planted in their families, friendships, homes, communities, workplaces. We are blessed to be a blessing.

Ok, bit of multitasking now as I walk Nemo to get A and J from Life!

Love this quote from Bobbie Houston of Hillsong
" By wisdom, discipline and clever planning I can negotiate the challenges so that they don't become enemies." Yes!

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