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The Guest Cat - Takashi Hiraide (2014)

The Guest Cat is another book I fondled in a bookshop not long ago. I didn’t buy it at the time, but the premise intrigued me and I discovered we actually own a copy when I went looking for another short read from those on our poor overburdened shelves. 320 more words

From The Sofa

79 neighbour disputes heard by tribunals since October last year

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

SINGAPORE: A man whose loud karaoke sessions irked his neighbour was at the centre of one of the 79 neighbour disputes heard by the Community Disputes Resolution Tribunals (CDRT) since it was set up in October last year, according to the State Court.  300 more words

Current Affairs

A Renewed Theological Vision

By Cam Roxburgh

O to grace how great a debtor daily I’m constrained to be!
Let thy goodness, like a fetter, bind my wandering heart to thee. 759 more words


15 things I am dreaming about just now

A Skype talk with my mum – it’s been ages and talking to her really makes me grounded and happy!

Getting back to my healthy sleeping rhythm! 145 more words


Monthly Reflection – August 2016 – ‘It is a joy to help the needy’

Helping a needy person is a blessing to do. Whenever one helps a needy person, joy is experienced in one’s life. This joy is possible when a person has a personal relationship with Jesus. 334 more words


17 September: Dialogue, Missionary Style.

I was with a Missionary of Africa, fifty years a priest, mostly in Northern Ghana, where both faiths live side-by-side.

‘Always, if I wanted to do something, I would go to the mosque and I would talk to the Imam, and be seen talking to the Imam. 160 more words

Daily Reflections

Communicating in a World of Secular Spirituality

By Merv Budd

Recently, I was at a talk where the speaker mentioned the rise in the number of people who are unaffiliated with organized religion, yet who would refer to themselves as “spiritual.” One of the people present made the comment, 604 more words