Tag Archives: life

Hurricane Benno and the peace during the aftermath.

Streuth. What a week. I don’t think my life has ever been so turbulent. I had an experience that was like a road train hitting me from the left. A goods train from the right. A grand piano from above. … Continue reading

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About to go on a road trip.

In the morning, I will loading up my ute and setting out on a five road trip with my eldest son who is 14. We are headed for the Snowy Mountain regions where we intend to do some exploring. Right … Continue reading

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Book Extract. Dear Son – third letter

The book I am writing is about a son who lost his dad to cancer when he was five years old. He is left an inheritance in the form of a bulging suitcase. The instructions are that he is to … Continue reading

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Facing death. The journey to life.

Becky Black is dying. There is no easy or polite way of saying this. I truly wish there was. She has been battling cancer for a number of years now and the Lord has shown he has heard the prayers … Continue reading

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Platitudes don’t work.

Build a bridge and get over it!  … don’t you love those platitudes. Noah built a boat and suffered post traumatic stress after the flood. (He was a carpenter – why was the first thing he planted a vineyard and … Continue reading

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Platitudes don’t work.

Build a bridge and get over it!  … don’t you love those platitudes. Noah built a boat and suffered post traumatic stress after the flood. (He was a carpenter – why was the first thing he planted a vineyard and … Continue reading

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World peace

I among most of the world have been heartbroken with the recent tragedy in America. For a family and community to lose one precious child is heartbreaking enough; but here in one fell swoop, we hear of a murderous rampage … Continue reading

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Who is Jesus?

I’m increasingly finding myself dissatisfied with doctrine. Now don’t get me wrong. I do believe doctrine is important. For knowing ones doctrine means one knows what it is they believe. But I’m getting more and more dissatisfied with dogmatic doctrine. … Continue reading

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Those Christians sure are weirdos!

Christians are a weird bunch. We talk about loving our enemies. (Whether we do or not is a different story.) We talk about love, hope, joy, contentedness, forgiveness, peace….and we even sing at funerals. And we sing with a measure … Continue reading

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What do you do?

What do you do when life hurts? What can you do when it hurts to lay down. When it hurts to walk. When it hurts to stand. When it hurts to sit. Most people run. They try to run away … Continue reading

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