Monthly Archives: January 2014

Equal but different

Our three kids are very different people, and when they were growing up, it was impossible to treat them all alike, they just needed different handling. Of course we love them all equally, but ‘equal’ is different from ‘same’. When … Continue reading

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Beware: no rose gardens in sight

My first teaching contract in a special school was running out and I needed a new job. I saw a post in a different sort of special needs and thought I’d apply. It was a primary school for children with … Continue reading

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All I really need

I remember coming home from one camping trip with the family. We’d made a full day of it, and now it was late and very dark. The way home was mostly country roads, and I was puzzled why several cars flashed us as … Continue reading

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Lost in wonder, love and praise

Have you ever known you were in the presence of Almighty God? It is truly awesome. I’m not talking about the everyday God-is-with-me sort of presence of God. Whilst that is absolutely true, and totally essential, there come moments when … Continue reading

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Qualified for the job

When my grandson was tiny he was fascinated with mobile phones and t.v. remote controls. At a few weeks old he made the connection between what was happening on the remote and the results on the screen. He’s a lot … Continue reading

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