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Wait and hope

We’ve had a disappointment recently in our house. My husband has been preparing for major surgery for nearly a year – we’d hoped that it would make a tremendous difference to his condition, and our lifestyle. But it turns out … Continue reading

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Big enough

Every now and again I find myself going through a ‘grumble phase’ where just about everything gets to me. One of the things that penetrate my calm is stuff being lost. I seem to spend half my life hunting for … Continue reading

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Any time soon?

Don’t you just hate waiting? We had a time of marking time some years ago. We had our own business, and lived over it. The accommodation was far too small for our growing family; there were also other good reasons … Continue reading

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Wait and see

Many years ago, we were trying to move to Blackburn, in the north of England. I’d got a job up there starting in the September, and my husband was desperately applying for jobs in the same area. We had no … Continue reading

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The waiting game

Well there had been plenty of thrills and spills. Especially spills. Forty days and nights to be precise. Then the rain stopped, and all there was, was water…and wind…and more water. According to Genesis 8 v 3, it was like … Continue reading

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