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Axarquia expat celebrates 90th birthday

LONG-TIME Axarquia resident, Lillian Allen, has celebrated her 90th birthday with her family and friends in Torrox Pueblo.
Lilian moved to Spain almost 20 years ago after receiving treatment for breast cancer in the UK. 60 more words

Expat Life

Is There Struggle in Our Struggle?

“We’re from America, we don’t struggle,” my friend looked me in the eye, “Now people in developing countries, they struggle.”

I could tell he was serious. 933 more words

Spiritual Formation


Since we’ve been bringing you loads of depressing and distressing news lately, we thought we’d make extra effort – even bend over backwards – to change the tone and give your mundane spirits a lift. 69 more words


The expat benefits cheats: Brits abroad cheating the welfare system

The expat benefits cheats: Brits abroad cheating the welfare system cost taxpayers £82MILLION a year with Spain, Pakistan and Turkey the top fraudster resorts

  • Figures show 7,296 British expats were accused of fiddling expenses in 2013…
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Expat Life

31 Days of Prayer: Day Eight - The simplest reason to pray

“Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer.” (Romans 12:12)

Through the first week of ’31 Days of Prayer’, I’ve managed to avoid maybe the most basic reason why Christians ought to pray: God tells us to. 503 more words

Quick Hits

A Shrewd Fool—The Rich Farmer*

Guest Writer Clovis G Chappell

“Soul, you have much goods laid up for many years; take your ease, eat, drink, and be merry” (Luke 12:20). 3,993 more words

Biblical Literature

Random musings from a history course

Yesterday I completed the third on line course that I have studied through FutureLearn, six weeks of finding out more about England in the time of King Richard III… 863 more words