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I was very challenged this morning when I read the 40Acts email, a theme I am following during Lent, along with many other Christians. The theme today is “In Courage” and it was reminding us that millions of Christians all over the world face persecution for following Jesus and need tremendous courage to do this. 610 more words

Shooting and Situational Awareness

Situational awareness is a useful skill and it requires paying careful attention to your surroundings. Since we were Bond movie fans as kids my brother often used to tell me to “Pay attention 007″ and I even use it on my kids now too. 228 more words

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Hemorrhoids Symptoms And Treatment

Hemorrhoids are actually varicose veins in the anus and rectum. They occur when blood vessels that are either inside the anus or around it become swollen. 634 more words

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To those playground boys.
Your gifts thrilled and frustrated
In equal measure.

Horse Chestnut – May 2013


A Cold Weekend

Thankfully I have a gas fire in the shed to stop my bits falling off from frostbite. It was about 2°C outside, but much colder inside until the fire did it’s thing. 313 more words


Letting in the light

“The wound is the place where the Light enters you.” Rumi

Near the fence there are some huge chunks of wood… slices salvaged from the old horse chestnut tree that used to hold my home and garden within its embrace. 706 more words


Sue Vincent reblogged this on Daily Echo and commented:

Cutting back the dead wood...