Monthly Archives: March 2011

What is grace?

Grace has a number of meanings: A girls name, a few words of thanks we speak out prior to a meal, an offering, a gift? It is all of those things, but when the grace goes from us to someone … Continue reading

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Every Entitled Ex’s Event

I am an entitled ex. Not a fancy name, but one I found wearing throughout an event today. Why? I was at the funeral of my ex-father in law. He was a magnificent man, a good friend, one of life’s … Continue reading

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The gift within

When facing the hurdles that life brings sometimes, it helps to remember that there is no such thing as a problem without a Divine gift hidden within it. We are allowed to have these problems because we need the gifts … Continue reading

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The last point of obedience

Lately in my journey with God, I have been challenged on issues which I had almost buried, wanted to forget and didn’t wish to pursue further. However God had different ideas, and although I have wanted to ‘move on’ in … Continue reading

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Canapes and cookery thoughts

As I write this, I am also spending a day on my assignment for Polytech. It’s been a bit of a grey, drizzly day here in Dunedin, so staying inside has not been a chore. Part of the assignment is … Continue reading

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Wooden thinking

What’s in a pile of wood anyway?   Recently I had cause to ponder just this very question. What’s in a pile of wood. I have a large pile of wood along the side of my drive at present. Its … Continue reading

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Beyond

Beyond 50? Then what? More of the same? Life beyond 40 was what I had expected. I wholeheartedly embraced the thought that “Life begins at 40”. Even though I had been alive for 40 years, through that time I had … Continue reading

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