Monthly Archives: August 2016

Ooh Carpetright

Originally posted on Honest about my faith:
So, as we were driving around a roundabout (well you don’t go across them do you!) my daughter shouted from the back, ‘OOH CARPETRIGHT’. She said it with the same kind of enthusiasm…

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Our Design or God’s Design?

At church yesterday we gave everyone a panel of card and asked them to colour it in with pens or paint. When we stuck them all together this was the result. People were free to create their own designs, but we … Continue reading

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You are a genius

Originally posted on Honest about my faith:
My Satnav has a Homer Simpson voice. When you arrive at your destination, Homer says ‘you have reached your destination and you can hold your head up high because you are a genus’.…

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THE PARABLE OF THE HEALTHY FOOD

Originally posted on Carl Palmer:
One day a group of people noticed that their health was deteriorating caused by unhealthy eating. They were trapped in ingrained habits of bad food choices and lacked the skills and motivation necessary to change…

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You need money

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So, I was packing and paying for the shopping in Aldi and my daughter kept saying to me ‘YOU NEED MONEY’. Now, any of you who have shopped at Aldi will know that…

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The one about wing mirrors

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Our beloved Vauxhall Zafira died recently and we have replaced it with a larger vehicle. Our new car has nice big wing mirrors which are essential when you are on larger roads and you need to…

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Robin Williams, depression and why we shouldn’t have to be okay

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I was saddened to hear of the death of Robin Williams. I was stunned to hear that he struggled with depression because in my mind, he was a guy who was always really…

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Could you turn off your phone please?

A few weeks ago, Tracey, the girls and I went to see Charlie and the Chocolate Factory at the Theatre Royal in London. We went as a part of my daughter’s 11th Birthday celebrations and we had a great day out in … Continue reading

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The One About Breaking out of Church

When I answered my phone I was not expecting to hear, ‘we are locked in, can you come and let us out’. We had a BMS Action Team with us for the week and they and some of our other … Continue reading

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Why ‘You can do it!’ is sometimes the wrong thing to say

Originally posted on Honest about my faith:
Walt Disney said, ‘All our Dreams come true if we have the courage to pursue them’. I have to say that I mostly love this quote. I love the idea that if we are…

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