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Good, clean water

Got my water bill this morning…so glad we use showers mostly instead of baths. Reminds me of the time I was giving my first little niece a bath…sat on the edge of the bath, leaned across as I was playing … Continue reading

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Tough stuff

Normally he had his iPad in a strong case, and travelled with it carefully stowed in the bag at the back of his mobility scooter. But this once, he’d used the gel case, and accidentally left it perched in the … Continue reading

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Celebration prepared

It was a very, very special day on Sunday. Our Ruby Wedding Anniversary. Forty years together is something worth celebrating, and for once, we did it in style. Lovely church service, then buffet lunch for the church, family and friends, … 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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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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Sex and other gods…

“Break it: you’ve bought it.” The standard china shop message – you have to pay for any damage you do. And that is the basic premise of Exodus 22:16-17. If a guy had sex with a young girl, he had to marry … Continue reading

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The place of refuge

We hear the stories over and again on the news. Gang fights – one gang member gets killed, so the gang feels obliged to avenge his/her death by taking out someone from the opposing gang, and the story goes on. … Continue reading

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