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A year on

John wrote recently about his very enjoyable birthday, celebrated with our friends Auriol, Pete and their daughter, Helen. The birthday was only part of the fun. 1,564 more words

Crete

Σιγά, σιγά (slowly, slowly) - I don't think so!

As all you Blog followers will have noticed, it’s all been very quiet for a few weeks. The apparent inactivity does not however reflect the reality of our lives here as you will shortly learn, should the rumours regarding Sheila putting her virtual pen to paper, prove to be true! 990 more words

Crete

Worry Beads

If you’ve ever been to Greece or Cyprus you will have seen people endlessly twirling their worry beads. These strings of beads are common in Greek and Cypriot culture and they’re used to pass the time. 29 more words

Travel

Introduce Yourself To Greece Traditions And Culture

Greek culture and traditions are very rich and diverse, reflecting Greece’s location at the crossing point where the West meets the East and the country’s great and turbulent history. 531 more words

Greek Culture

Women in the Church - Part 1

This is the most powerful teaching I’ve ever heard, much less tried to regurgitate. No doubt it will stretch some believers, and maybe scare or offend some, but I couldn’t recommend another study, to anyone, over this one. 4,996 more words

Food For Thought

Best Cheap Holiday Destinations in the World

It is said that one who does not travel and explore the beauty of the world, is nothing but a dead man alive. The nature is beautiful, and it has bestowed its blessings all over the world. 221 more words

Greek Culture

Zero Tolerance: Responding To UVA's Rape On Campus On PBS

Saying it has been a difficult few weeks for anyone associated with the University of Virginia, as alum, students, faculty or sexual assault victims, would be an understatement. 198 more words

Women's Rights=Human Rights