Baby Boy

Around 04:00 am you woke me up; it is time. Two weeks after the due date and just a few days prior, the gynaecologist turned you around, head first and ready to face the world. Early that morning you started a process that would last 20 hours straight, but at 00.07 on Tuesday the 17th …

A Parent’s Approval

I have met so many seriously successful adults; you know the kind: above average income, obedient set of children, luxury cars, solid marriage, lovely house and a great job where they are a respected member of staff, yet something doesn’t feel right in their spirit. They feel an emptiness they can’t place. They find it …

Persistence

Every couple of weeks we had ‘salesmen’ knocking on our door to ‘bring us Jesus’. I remember being a young girl, perhaps about eight or nine years old and continuously asking my Mum to buy me one of the golden bibles they were selling. My Mum was very clear about 'not wanting God in the …

Extreme Excitement

I used to think my life was boring. It basically consisted of a mixture between work, taking care of my children and chores; obviously the latter is an “all – inclusive” and includes me in the role of cook, nurse, comforter, police officer, judge, counsellor and so on, you get the gist if you’re a …