Relationships

  • A field of daffodils or a field with landmines - what do your relationships look like?

    In these posts I would like to share inspirational quotes and stories with you regarding those very important and very precious relationships we find ourselves in.

     

     

     

     

Red toenails - a perspective

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Tuesday, 30 January 2018 13:39

Living abroad, we are from time to time kept in the loop about a friend or family member’s terminal illness via WhatsApp messages. One of the precious messages I received was a picture of the beautiful red toenails of a dear friend in her hospital bed. The nails were done especially for her last Christmas with her family.

 

Crisis management - a new way

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Monday, 05 June 2017 10:45

Like many a South African male, my husband dreamt about having a farm: to be near nature, to be busy with farm animals. What joy when he and a friend were able to buy a piece of farm land, wíth cattle! What glorious activity to herd the cattle into a crush for their necessary inoculations and their regular dip to ward off ticks. Of course, when a cow got into this narrow passage, there was no way she could turn around – there was only one way to go and that was forward, no matter how uncomfortable the experience.

About designer shoes and Oscars

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Monday, 06 February 2017 18:06

While on holiday in the lovely Cape, my dear friend Esthie decided to buy me a pair of shoes, to symbolise the beautiful feet …

I have had enough of praying!

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Tuesday, 24 March 2015 21:10

Every morning, the last touch on my newly-made bed is the two handfuls of ornamental hearts that remind me to pray for my children and grandchildren – that God would keep them safe and that their lives would glorify his Name, whether in their relationships, their work or play.

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