Category Archives: Personal Comment

Under-estimate…

During this last week I have learnt the value in not under-estimating people, on this particular occasion it happens to be my sever year old son. Our eldest son is thirteen and is very bright, academically.  However, recently we had … Continue reading

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A good bit of intolerance…

Yesterday, I lost some followers on Twitter because I had dared to suggest that the Scottish parliament should not be suspended for the rest of the day but to carry on as usual. “How dare you, show some respect for … Continue reading

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Good Friday…

I enjoy Easter, but I used to think of Good Friday as a very solemn day, as it is the day where we reflect on the suffering of Jesus ending with his death on the cross. That all changed this … Continue reading

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Compassion missing…

This weekend on Twitter there were two stories that caught my eye and highlighted, to me, just how low we have sunk as a nation since 2010. This image seemed to get a lot of mentions: These are the now … Continue reading

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The unexpected…

Every now and again, something or someone unexpected catches the public imagination, step forward Sister Christina Scuccia. This 25 year old nun from the town of Palermo, Italy not only wowed the studio audience with her blind audition on Italy’s … Continue reading

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Liebester Blog Award

Hello there. Life can be full of surprises, and it would seem that the same applies on the blogosphere.  I follow Regi McClain at http://www.regimcclain.wordpress.com, he is well worth a follow.  Anyhoo, he linked me to his Leibester Blog Awards … Continue reading

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Christmas…

For me, Christmas is a time of reflection.  Not on me, but on a baby boy born in Bethlehem over two thousand years ago.  He was the fulfillment of prophecies made long ago, that God would become a man.  That … Continue reading

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