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Tastes Like...

Tastes Like…

“You are the salt of the earth. But if the salt loses its saltiness, how can it be made salty again? It is no longer good for anything, except to be thrown out and...


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I shall not want

I shall not want

When we want to be something other than the thing God wants us to be, we must be wanting what, in fact, will not make us happy.            C.S. Lewis. Like the small child who...


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Enter God's Rest

Enter God’s Rest

It is only when you believe God’s word through faith, you enter into God’s rest and you cease from your struggles to be perfect.  By allowing the Holy Spirit to direct your life will...


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ORANGE TIP: Generosity

ORANGE TIP: Generosity

I experienced great generosity from someone this week. While I appreciated it enormously, I was aware that this person could afford to be generous. They had more than they needed and more than they...


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Make every effort...

Make every effort…

I was recently with a Christian brother I have known for over 40 years who brings up in conversation that the “science behind climate change is settled”. Before I could process what I was...


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Take a risk...

Take a risk…

I enjoy reading a blog (www.onlyontuedsay.com) by one of my Mum’s friends Glenyss. She includes some stunning photography and always has something to say that enriches, challenges and promotes me to think deeper about...


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First Aid or Physio

First Aid or Physio

In this day and age when we have terms such as ‘helicopter parents’ I sometimes wonder if I get the balance right between protecting and pushing my kids. It is natural for us to...


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Refiner's Fire

Refiner’s Fire

For centuries metals have been refined by heating them above their melting point and scraping off the slag that rises to the surface.  The purer metal that results is of greater use to the...


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