Category History

Raising Godly Children: Susanna Wesley

Susanna Wesley, mother of John and Charles Wesley (a preacher and a great hymn writer, the founders of Methodism ) is someone I look up to a lot, especially as I enter a new season of motherhood. She endured between 17 and 19 pregnancies but only had ten surviving children, whom she raised with strictness […]

Refugees of the Past

I found a really fascinating article on this topic that I just had to share: What Happened to History’s Refugees? According to it, England has had a long history of welcoming refugees from all over the world. The French Huguenots in the 1600s, Belgians in World War I, Jews during both the Russian pogroms of the 1800s and […]