Chantelle is a minister’s wife and work-at home mum. While being Australian born and bred, Chantelle now lives in Anchorage, Alaska. Chantelle spends the vast majority of her days painting and keeping tiny humans alive – and is a firm believer in the fact that coffee and Jesus are the solutions to every problem.
So far Chantelle and her husband have travelled and spoken in Vietnam, Indonesia, Malaysia, New Zealand, Australia, and the United States. She has also spent time as a long-term missionary in South East Asia, where she attended and graduated from Four Seas College of Bible and Missions (2015).
In the past her writing has been published in Focus Magazine and Virtuous Magazine, and featured on the blog Come Fill Your Cup. She also speaks at ladies’ days and has done some guest podcasting on the Light Network
Jayla Sparks, is a recent graduate of the Brown Trail School of Preaching, “Moving Towards Spiritual Maturity,” program, and is about to begin working towards her doctorate in psychology to be a psychiatrist. She is currently engaged and planning for her wedding in April. She enjoys writing, and has written for several other blogs and websites, for others and for herself as well. She enjoys playing the piano, sewing, yoga, and reading. She has been a New Testament Christian for about six years now, and works towards making her every goal and achievement about praising God, and giving Him the glory in all things.
WHAT WE BELIEVE IN
- God is Creator and Sustainer of all.
- All our strength comes from Him (Philippians 4:13).
- The Bible is all that we need for salvation (Romans 1:16).
- The Bible has all the wisdom we need for both life and godliness (2 Peter 1:3).
- There is one Lord, one faith, one baptism, one God (Ephesians 4:5, 6).
If you want to know more about what we believe about the church, click here to see a short, 30-minute video that briefly summarises why we are in the church of Christ. And if you have any questions, please ask us!
We hope to show our through our writing on this blog why we are so passionate about the way of life we have chosen.
“His divine power has granted to us all things that pertain to life and godliness, through the knowledge of him who called us to his own glory and excellence” (2 Peter 1:3).
“And it is my prayer that your love may abound more and more, with knowledge and all discernment, so that you may approve what is excellent, and so be pure and blameless for the day of Christ, filled with the fruit of righteousness that comes through Jesus Christ, to the glory and praise of God” (Philippians 1:9-11).