Tag Archives: temptation

Yes…but

When my kids were teenagers, I had a job where I had to work through the summer holidays. I would leave them lists of all the chores that needed to be done that day. They still joke about how I prioritised hanging … 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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Averting damage

Our kids had reached the stage where we felt it was safe to leave them in the house alone for a short time. We’d not long moved into a rented house on the outskirts of town and had gone over to a … Continue reading

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“Don’t even think it!”

“Don’t even think it!” The phrase was well used by my friend and colleague, whenever she saw ‘that look’ on a student’s face. I can still hear it in her broad Yorkshire accent! But she was right – prevention is … Continue reading

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Follow the smell…

When our science topic was about micro-organisms, I decided to make it a bit more real by growing some mould. I got various bits of food, and we watched and photographed them at various stages of decomposition. Although we encased it … Continue reading

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Grow up!

We’ve just celebrated Mother’s Day here in the UK, when all the kids tell their mums how much they love them, and thank them for all the things they’ve done for them. I’ve been very blessed with some lovely flowers … Continue reading

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It’s everywhere

One of the problems when my son was ill some years ago as a teenager, was that he got BORED oh, so BORED. One day we suggested a trip out to Shrewsbury, just a change of environment. Rather than delay … Continue reading

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