Thought for the Week – The Sabbath

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Our seven day week, which governs our lives, has its origins in the Hebrew Bible.

There have been attempts to to change this pattern, but none [Read More]

Thought for the Week – Modern Communication Systems

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I like the story told by a friend of mine about a fishing trip to Chile. His name was Dominc Milroy. He was driving, with [Read More]

Thought for the Week – ‘Sint Klaas’

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We celebrated the feast of Saint Nicholas on the 6th December.  He once had a huge reputation as a wonderworker and is still patron of children, sailors, [Read More]

Thought for the Week – Advent

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Many Christian churches begin the celebration of Advent this week. Traditionally it begins on the Sunday closest to the Feast of St Andrew (Nov. 30) [Read More]

Thought for the Week – A Study of Stress

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We tend to think of stress as an enemy, as something we must fight. This negative attitude may not be very helpful.

A study of 30,000 [Read More]

Thought for the Week -Forgiveness

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Dr. Fred Luskin is Director of the ‘Stanford Forgiveness Project’. Prior to his research, forgiveness had been espoused by most religions but no one had [Read More]