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Bucket List

Life is short. Many say that we should live each day without regrets – to live life to the fullest….I do not disagree. Then there is the Bucket List – for which I have nothing on the list. Why is that so? As morbid as it sounds, one thing I am 100% certain of….we cannot take anything along with us the day we pass on. Continue reading

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Missing the point

Over the past few years I have been particularly troubled about suffering – natural disasters and diseases. Some events are a consequence of mankind, others are by pure ‘acts of god’ – happening “naturally” or “randomly”. Many cannot comprehend how a loving God can allow this to be so prevalent in today’s world. Modern day atheists say that religion is unreasonable – for instance the old testament is, putting in bluntly, a bit of a fairy tale. They are numerous debates on creationism versus evolution. It goes on. Continue reading

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Be content

Good start to a blog. Good start to being happy.

“But godliness with contentment is great gain. For we brought nothing into the world, and we can take nothing out of it” – 1 Timothy 6: 6-7

Some would argue about godliness and contentment. But I don’t think anyone would disagree about bringing nothing into this world and taking nothing along. So just stop to think. For a moment.