God’s Quiet Message

A man who has friends must himself be friendly, But there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother.   Proverbs 18:24 Just before the snow (remember that?) I did a favor for a friend.  My friend John has had two heart attacks, and has had Parkinson’s for three years.  …

Read More

BROTHER JOHN

Brother John entered the ‘Monastery of Silence’ and the Abbot said, “Brother this is a silent monastery; you are welcome here as long as you like, but you may not speak until I direct you to do so.” Brother John lived in the monastery for five years before the Abbot …

Read More

EASY QUIZ

1) How long did the Hundred Years’ War last? 2) Which country makes Panama hats? 3) From which animal do we get cat gut? 4) What is a camel’s hair brush made of? 5) What is the colour of the black box in a commercial aeroplane? Answers –   1) 116 …

Read More

NO SHOTS FIRED

The end of a matter is better than its beginning, and patience is better than pride.  Ecclesiastes 7:8 Hunting season is upon us, and taken very seriously by some while completely ignored by others.  Take Neil and myself for instance, the only ‘wild game’ we ever killed were mice or …

Read More