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Gratitude …

Last year I attempted to make it a weekly practice in my form class to be grateful. We ended up engaging in Thankful Thursday. It was successful to some extent. At the very least it reduced the amount of complaining … Continue reading

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Survival and sanity for separation, divorce and the life that follows …

The truth is that your life won’t be the same again, neither will that of your kids. You will not be the same. Many of your relationships will change. It is something you will all survive, but you will be … Continue reading

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In 2017 …

I’ve been musing a little on what I would like from 2017. I think the conclusion I’ve reached is that this year, the best I can do for myself, and my nearest and dearest, is to be more like Jesus … Continue reading

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Grocery shopping … 

(I posted this on the Facebook page today – then I remembered a number of you don’t do Facebook – so I’m leaving it here for you – it may resonate for one or two of you…) Dear parents trying to do … Continue reading

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The year behind, and the year ahead…

I guess we all come to a point each year when we look back and assess the year that has been. I think we all have a desire to see where we’ve been, in order to be able to see … Continue reading

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One of the least …

He was probably 12 years old, he was distraught, trying to hide inside his shirt. He still had his bike helmet on, and he was pacing. The three women working in the convenience store had him well and truly bailed … Continue reading

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The Year 12 “Affirmation” Post…

Dear Year 12s of Muellerland, (To my usual readers – non year 12 students,  feel free to read on – you are not excluded from what follows – but this one is for a specific group of people.) So back … Continue reading

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For you; if you are, right now, in the middle of a season of loneliness…

Loneliness is definitely one of the strongest and most difficult emotions to shake. I know of a few friends who at the moment are in the middle of a lonely season. I say season, because I firmly believe that it … Continue reading

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But God planned it for good …

… those who seek the Lord shall not lack any good thing. Psalm 34: 10 All things work together for the good of those who love him. Romans 8: 28 Sometimes my friends, we find ourselves in the midst of … Continue reading

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Happy weekend! 

A quick tour of our garden netted these beauties this morning … happy weekend everyone. 

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