Destination Home

The longest dead straight road on the planet is found in Australia. It stretches 1100 kilometres (684 miles) across the Nullarbor Plain between South and West Australia. There's no way you can get lost because there are literally no detours. Aussies call it the Nullar-boring, because of its lack of visual stimulation! Sometimes we expect …

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Gradualism (Bible Ponderings#6)

Welcome to "Bible Ponderings #6" which finds me in 1 Kings 11 in the chronological reading plan. Every few weeks or so I hope to toss out there what I'm currently reading and invite you to ponder with me! Ever noticed how an imperceptible change in course can lead to a widely different outcome in …

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But God! (Bible Ponderings #5)

Welcome to "Bible Ponderings #5" which finds me in the Psalms in the chronological reading plan. Every few weeks or so I hope to toss out there what I'm currently reading and invite you to ponder with me! Do you have a favourite Psalm? What emotions does it convey? There are Psalms of happiness, sheer …

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The Magpie, a Cup of Tea, and a Bible

Magpies are inquisitive and unafraid. Charismatic carollers whose wonderful warbles make them one of my favourite birds. Magpies love a tasty morsel of meat. But I didn't have any to offer this fellow who'd landed on my camping table. But he hung around anyway. 🙂 "Hello there magpie, what are you up to?" (yes, I …

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The Un-Named Armor Bearer (Bible Ponderings#4)

Welcome to "Bible Ponderings #4" which finds me in the book of 1 Samuel in the chronological reading plan. Every few weeks or so I hope to toss out there what I'm currently reading and invite you to ponder with me! Then Jonathan said to the young man who bore his armor, “Come, let us …

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I Must Change the Calendar

"I'm a great-great grandmother!" They were the words of my 99 year old grandmother when I called her with the news that our little granddaughter Eden had been born. Nan is my hero. She's seen both world wars, survived the Great Depression, and raised her four children as a widow. She farewelled her boy to …

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Forgetting to Remember (Bible Ponderings#3)

Welcome to "Bible Ponderings #3" which finds me in the book of Joshua in the chronological reading plan. Every few weeks or so I hope to toss out there what I'm currently reading and invite you to ponder with me!  Have you ever attended a stadium concert, or a stadium sporting game, or perhaps even …

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