Authenticity. Hmmm. I feel like I’ve heard this word too often over the past few years, if not constantly over the past few months. ‘Striving to be more authentic’ made it to the top of my list of New Year’s Resolutions for 2015, but then I had to stop myself. What does it even mean? What does ‘striving to be more authentic’ even look like? In light of being Christians in 2015, is authenticity important? And why? Continue reading

Beach Day 2015



To kick off 2015, The Grace Collective are heading up to Tawharanui Beach for the day to swim, hang out, explore, chill and enjoy the last of the summer before ‘life’ kicks back in again!

Jump over to our Facebook page for the official event and all the details!

2015 In Film

2015 is going to be a MASSIVE year in film. Multiple blockbuster franchises have new installments for release this year as well as some entries into other film genres. Here are the films I am most looking forward to this year and when they will grace our screens in NZ!

Unbroken (22nd January):

I’m a sucker for biopics, films based on true stories or anything remotely historical. This film is based on the true story of Olympic athlete Louis Zamperini during the second World War. Includes plane crashes and prisoner of war camps. Continue reading