Category Archives: Growing as a person

Talents

The Parable of the Talents (see below) is a well known Parable told by Jesus and is a story about investment. Most versions, talk about talents as a form of currency and biblical scholars talk about it as a gift … Continue reading

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June’s Mountains

The final stretch down into the summer holidays has meant that I have been very focussed on getting things done. It has been been very empowering and motivating. Mountain 1: Physical Mountain This month: No mountain climbed. In fact, I … Continue reading

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May’s Mountains

June. Yikes- this year is flying by. I had an amazing holiday with my family in South Africa, and I don’t think that I managed any of the mountains. Which I was fine with. Let’s be honest- spending quality time … Continue reading

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March’s Mountains

It is quite something to think that we are already a quarter of the way through 2017. This year having these monthly mountainous challenges has definitely kept me focussed. Surprisingly, March has been good. My cousin came over from South … Continue reading

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February’s Mountains

February proved to be a very productive month. Whether it was because ‘A’ was away for a week on business or blogging my goals last month was the incentive I needed, something worked! Mountain 1: Physical Mountain This month: Tick! … Continue reading

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January’s Mountains

I shared how I have given myself the challenge of ‘A mountain a month’ and so I thought I’d share, how I was doing…. Mountain 1: Physical Mountain This month: Well, I managed the physical mountain. That was great fun, … Continue reading

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Mountains of Goals…

It’s another new year and in true ‘Me’ style, I’ve created as significant List… clearly I haven’t learnt! I created the list, towards the end of last year, when I got rather frustrated with things in my life. Things that … Continue reading

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Mighty to Save

It has been a tough couple of weeks.  My Plantar Fasciitus is back and again it is causing problems… The biggest is that I haven’t the emotional, mental or physical energy to cope. Boy have I missed it! As I … Continue reading

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Overcoming Post Home Visit Blues

I shared last week, how I had diagnosed my friends and I as suffering from ‘Post Home Visit Blues’.  Once I had realised that I was suffering from it, and having looked up the symptoms, a light bulb went on … Continue reading

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The Unsettling Nature of Going Home

I have just spent a glorious month with my family in Cape Town. A month of family meals, trips to the beach, cousins messing about in the pool, enjoying the delicious food and wine and various tourist trips.     It’s … Continue reading

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