'Who do you say I am?' - Jesus Christ's Son-of-God status humiliated through His Son-of-man sacrifice opened the way for us to have a heavenly future worth more than any earthly thing. The big question is, what is your answer to His question?
For the sake of my kids and society at large I am practiced at putting on a brave face but I am struggling a lot at the moment; every now and then the facade cracks and I spill awkward tears before strangers. These past six months have been a dark time and possibly the name… Continue reading Fear, Anxiety and Worry- the three false lovers I’m breaking-up with.
On the 17th December 2016 my little 8 year old nephew died after a brief fight with illness following a strep throat which triggered a very rare and fatal syndrome called HLH (Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis). The easiest part of parenting is talking to other parents about how very hard it is to be a parent. The… Continue reading It’s six months since my little nephew died.
The more we talk about her, the more I realise that women of my generation (who watched TV between 1975 and 1979) are in love with Wonder Woman. So the making of this film (by a female director) has been timed to perfection, here we are little girls grown big, yearning for a big bit… Continue reading Wonder Woman – ‘little girl me’ meets ‘big girl me’ at the cinema.
I'm sitting here with my head in my hands, frustrated, dismayed! How does a good thing become so ridiculed and reviled? How is it that I can be carrying a torch that brings with it light and warmth, illuminating beauty and you say, 'Don't come any closer, the light you carry is ugly, it burns, I… Continue reading If you are going to grab the wrong end of the stick, for heaven’s sake make sure it’s not a torch!
WARNING! Content may cause offense to some of my friends. This one really made me think. Do you see yourself as this: (date) - (date) and that's all? Is your entire existence summed up in a beginning, a middle and an end so best you make the most of the middle? This past summer our family… Continue reading What Happens Next?