acts of kindness

LET’S CHANGE THE FACE OF CHRISTMAS COMMERCIALISM

Carol Round 2016(December 12, 2016) Carol Round shares meaningfully re Christmas joy…

Paul declared, You will be enriched in every way so that you can be generous on every occasion, and through us your generosity will result in thanksgiving to God (2 Corinthians 9:11).

Am I the only one who’s tired of seeing Christmas promotions highlight the commercialisation of Christmas! Walk down the aisles at a local store and you’ll be hard pressed to find many reminders that celebrate thankfulness. Rather it’s…

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How can we, as parents and grandparents, counter the commercialisation of Christmas in an age of spend, spend, spend? (more…)

‘…AND A KIND WORD’

dr-robert-and-maureen-092016(September 9, 2016) Robert and Maureen McQuillan drop a hint …

Mentioning in a July Facebook that we’d just celebrated our 55th wedding anniversary, we received many congratulations from not only friends but also from strangers!

Non-Christians, even some Christians, we shared with about our celebration were very surprised. In some instances it was a case of jaw dropping and eyes opening wide, and comments of ‘Gosh…these days that’s a record.’

Naturally we were pleased. We knew the major reason behind our many years together – what we call the BMTBlessed Marriage Triangle…God is the head at the apex and we’re at each corner of the base. He continually reaches down to each of us, connecting with us and ensuring we’re firmly connected with each other and with him. (more…)