Sheridan Voysey

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Sheridan's Twitter

  • Replay: You're Alive. Are You Grateful? http://t.co/IbU4mSzTw0 #spirituality
    about 20 hours ago
  • Come on @Garmin I sent a support email 4 days ago and have had no response. (cc @garminuk)
    1 day ago
  • @DrLauraSmit Sounds like a good idea. Deb still there? Will be in touch
    1 day ago
  • If you missed it this week: What's Your Love Language? An Interview with Gary Chapman http://t.co/TTXsRo6uuW
    1 day ago
  • Excellent thoughts from @karenyates11 on @ct_women today: Memoir in the Me-Generation http://t.co/vMwcgZ9ZZF @ctmagazine
    2 days ago
  • RT @sevenly: The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away - William Shakespeare
    2 days ago
  • RT @DrLauraSmit: Just this AM finished reading @sheridanvoysey's Resurrection Year - a moving memoir w/ resonance for me, esp re: identity …
    2 days ago
  • @DrLauraSmit That's high praise coming from you, Laura. Thank you. So glad it was of benefit
    2 days ago
  • I'm writing a book of devotionals on the Sermon on the Mount. @scotmcknight 's commentary is proving most helpful http://t.co/kU63MzqJH0
    2 days ago
  • Enjoying reading the #mySHstory stories in the latest @springharvest mag. Looking forward to being involved in 2015 http://t.co/9hqUXR7TrS
    2 days ago

My Latest Book

Resurrection Year 3D (Main)

My Other Books

  • Unseen Footprints 2011 3D Cover_540w       
  • Unseen Footprints UK-US Edition 3D Cover_540w       
  • Open House Volume 3 3D Cover540       
  • Open House Volume 2 3D Cover540       
  • Open House Volume 1 3D Cover540       

Blog

Our Little Submissions

Zoo in You Image_530w

Cameron Semmens is an Australian poet and performance artist. His work is both reflective and whimsical; his live gigs are both poignant and hilarious. I always enjoyed having him on Open House. His performance at our 2009 Christmas show in Melbourne had the crowd in stitches.

Cameron has just released a new book with a quirky edge. Called The Zoo in You: Faith Lessons on the Wildness Within, the book combines Cameron’s poems about animals (of all things) with some lovely illustration by Melbourne artist Hamish McWilliam and reflections from ‘leading Christian voices’ like Tim Costello, Brian McLaren, Roma Waterman, Naomi Reed, Michael Frost, Mark Sayers, Matt Jacoby (from Sons of Korah), Jarrod McKenna, and yours truly. The result is delightful.

Cameron approached each of us with a specific theme in mind. He asked me to write on submission. As it turned out, the topic was timely for me. He chose to base the chapter’s accompanying poem on a donkey. In a moment you’ll find out why.

Cameron has allowed me to post the Submission chapter in full.

Enjoy.

About Sheridan Voysey

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