Category Archives: Author

“GOD’S PROMISE FOR FAMILIES”

The writing of the book “God’s Promise for Families” brought immense healing to my life.  It was written over a period of 12 years and initially started off as a journal. I have a friend who is a Narrative Therapist … Continue reading

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THE GIFT OF POVERTY

A couple of years before my dad died I attended a service in a really quaint church in a small town known as Bathurst in the Eastern Cape.  The minister entered the church wearing black flowing robes and had an almost snow white … Continue reading

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LIBERTY

Two of the Biblical definitions for GRACE is “the attitude of God toward men” and “the liberty that God gives men”. Liberty is the ‘state of being free‘. God’s grace causes us to be free from the chains that had … Continue reading

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EXPECTATION AND FAITH!

In a few weeks’ time, I will be turning fifty-two years old – I will have lived on this earth for half a century and two years.  As I reflect on the past twelve years I realize how much I … Continue reading

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AN AUTHOR’S HEART REJOICES

Few things bring more joy to an author’s heart than to receive a message and photograph like below! “Finally got mine yesterday from my office mate. I’m so excited. You are an awesome author. May God bless you. I’m still … Continue reading

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EDIT YOUR LIFE

Edit your life frequently and ruthlessly.  It’s your masterpiece after all.                        (Nathan W. Morris) We are given only one life to live.  Why not make that life a masterpiece … Continue reading

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“ORDINARY” PEOPLE – inspirational stories (two)

Daniel Kyle was born in the year 1961.  He never knew his parents as he was placed into foster care from the time he was born and later into orphanages. As an adult, he spent many years sleeping on the … Continue reading

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CHILDREN ARE A BLESSING DESPITE WHAT WE THINK

One day I was taking our eight-year-old daughter and her friend to a party.  As we were driving, they started discussing the variety of jobs their parents held. My daughter’s friend said, “My mom is a teacher, an editor, and … Continue reading

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Three day, three quotes challenge – day three

“Rivers know this: there is no hurry. We shall get there some day.” & “You can’t stay in your corner of the forest, waiting for others to come find you; you have to go to them sometimes.” & “How lucky … Continue reading

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LET DOWN BY GOD!

There have been two times in my life when I felt God had let me down so badly that I didn’t want anything more to do with Him. The first time God ‘let me down’ I was twelve years old. … Continue reading

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