Tag Archives: trust

“You only have to ask!” Blog 14-2017

Yesterday morning Doug and I were at our daughter’s home early to do the school run. Andrew, who is three years old called out to me from the opposite side of the room. He was standing on a bench behind … Continue reading

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It’s a mystery! Blog 47-2016

Recently we watched the two part Docudrama, Code of a Killer, the true story of Sir Alec Jeffreys who developed techniques for genetic fingerprinting. DNA as we know it today. The story was quite amazing; it documented how they used … Continue reading

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Soldier On! – Blog 41 – 2016

Have you ever found yourself somewhere between a rock and a hard place when there is nothing you can do except stay focussed and take one day at a time? As I sat here at my desk waiting for the … Continue reading

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‘Keeps you Humble’ Blog 32 – 2016

I am so fragile about my books it takes me months to be able to read them after they are in print. I did not re-read ‘six chocolate coated ice creams’ until I was about to set up the ‘ice … Continue reading

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Did you miss the boat? Blog 27-2016

We couldn’t help chuckling the other morning when our ‘Word for today’ devotional reading was titled. ‘Listen to Gods voice.’ We had been reading Hebrews for the last few days and read again the words of Isaiah in chapter three … Continue reading

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Are you a Finisher? Blog 25-2016

Twenty plus years ago I was threatened over the phone by an irate customer whose credit had been stopped. “I have a gun here and I’m driving down to shoot you.” he exclaimed in absolute frustration. He was very, very, … Continue reading

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‘…..and trust some more’ Blog 14-2016

We had been in the Dennis Avenue property mentioned in Blog No 13 just on a year when the owner decided to put the house on the market. It had been a good year although we had lost Charlie our … Continue reading

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‘Sometimes you just have to trust’ Blog 13-2016

These days I tend to dot my I’s and cross my T’s before I venture into anything. Is that Maturity or just old age? Back in the day our resources were limited so we had no choice but to do … Continue reading

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‘It is well’

He was a prominent Lawyer, a senior partner in a thriving Law firm who had invested heavily in Real Estate. However, when the great fire of Chicago reduced the city to ashes it destroyed most of his sizeable investment with … Continue reading

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The Curved Ball

I knew it was it was a Rhetorical question but I couldn’t resist the quick comeback. “What do you do when life throws you a curved ball?” Doug asked this morning. “Duck!” was my short response. He was standing in … Continue reading

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