My thumb used to rub the empty space where the wedding ring had been for the past 17 or so years. It's absence is a reminder of the events of the past years. "For better, for worse, 'till death do us part.". Although both of us are still very much alive, we have parted ways…Read more After marriage
This post has been really difficult to publish. Terrible things have happened and I don't want to jump on some media bandwagon and take advantage of someone's grief, but I would like to highlight some profound things which have taken place. At about 9pm on June 17th 2015, Cynthia Hurd, 54; Susie Jackson, 87; Ethel…Read more Praying for the people who persecute us. Is it really possible?
Part 4. Forgive us. Forgive us our sins, as we forgive those who sin against us. Forgive us when we screw up. When we hurt ourselves and those around us, by accident, on purpose. Just like when we forgive those who screw up and hurt us, by accident, on purpose. Oops. This is where you…Read more The Lord’s Prayer 4/5 – Forgive us
I seem to be thinking a lot about forgiveness at the moment. A few days ago I posted an article which was loosely about this. It is hard to forgive yourself when you're still knotted up about what ever it was that got the better of you. We are often our own worst enemy. Doctor…Read more Calling the kettle black
There are some mornings when you get out of bed the wrong side, and it takes nearly the whole day to get back on track. A Monday a few weeks ago was one of those, with bells on. Hulk smash The day basically started okay, but then went steadily downhill / off the edge of…Read more Crosses in the dirt