Tag Archives: trust

‘Mixed Messages’ Blog 14 – 2018

The Card read ‘My Grandma is a star because she is a follower of God the most high and she is the best.’ I am sure many other Grandmas’ received such precious handwritten cards around mother’s day. The reason I mention … Continue reading

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‘The Big Picture’ Blog 12 -2018

“So you haven’t heard of St Felix of Nola?” I asked Doug after reading him a quote attributed to the saint. “No, but I have heard of Robert the Bruce!” He responded with a grin. For a moment I was … Continue reading

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The Grand old Duke Blog No 8 – 2018

“Are you sure that you will be OK with Steven grandma? You don’t think he will be too much for you? I couldn’t help smiling at eight year old Daniel’s concern. “I will be fine son. I will just do … Continue reading

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Great Expectations Blog 1 – 2018

After their long summer holidays all the children are back to school here in Australia. When our three grandsons picked up their supplies their 4 year old brothers, Steven and Andrew wanted to know where their books and pencils were. … Continue reading

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“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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