Tag Archives: godliness

Light up

Just coming bleary-eyed out of my bedroom the other day, and someone snapped on the light. Don’t you just hate that! My eyes immediately scrunched up to combat the brightness, but the other person had been working in the light, … Continue reading

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It’s all about life

Yesterday morning started 5.15am. Too early! Especially as I’d been up with the person I care for several times through the night as he’d needed support. The gentle music that was supposed to relax him was still playing – “Come and … Continue reading

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Overcoming corruption

A friend needed to visit an African country fairly urgently, so I went with her to the high commission, quite a distance away, to obtain her visa. It was a long queue, and when she finally got to the attendant, she … Continue reading

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The advantage

In the UK, we’ve just had a Summer Budget. There have been a few winners, and some significant losers, meaning life will get harder for some. Back in the days when there were no social pay-outs at all, often the biggest … Continue reading

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Cutting out culture

A good friend was helping me in the kitchen, preparing baking apples. I passed her a small sharp knife. After a while, I noticed she was struggling. “You haven’t got a potato peeler have you?” she asked. She had never used … Continue reading

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Just don’t

Living in harmony is essential to survival. That’s why God gave us laws about how to treat each other. Looking at the last five commandments, in Exodus 20:13-17, each begins, “You shall not…”. Murder, theft, adultery, lies and wanting what … Continue reading

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Parents!

My dad used to say, “God gave us our relatives. Thank God we can choose our own friends!” I have to say though, I was very proud to belong to my family this week. My mum was honoured with a Civic … Continue reading

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