It has often been said, to be careful what you pray for. Reason: if you pray for the wrong thing, that is exactly what you will receive. Today I had reason to remember that very clearly. Read on.
So, why am I distressed? Why the heavy burden of not seeing any light? It is so true that we need to be tested to be shown how strong our trust is and whether we will hold on to it. Read on.
It all started with an ad on the TV. “Try the hearing aid for free without obligation” was the hook, and I was caught. I rang and made an appointment, entered it into my calendar and continued my life. Read on.
One of the numerous jobs I have done in my life was to be a Tupperware Demonstrator. Now, that congers up numerous images for different people. But it was a good experience, especially the different contests they had for Demonstrators. Read on.
There was a program I was listening to, where the difficulties of the child fostering organisation were being discussed. I cannot ever forget the example they gave of what it is like for a child. Read on.
Eight hours after Dad was picked up by an ambulance as the result of having had a bad fall, he was in hospital. This was a catastrophic day, for Mother and all of us, his children.
It was only three months after I had arrived in China. We foreign teachers lived in the company’s hotel, which would be about two or three stars. It was sufficient, but adjusting was still a big job. So, when a lady who spoke English stayed at the hotel, it was a big deal.