Blessed and Anointed

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Late last year we became aware of a couple of books by New Zealand author, Richard Brunton. He has written two books, The Awesome Power of Blessing and Anointed for Work. They're both more like

New Year resolutions

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I have two resolutions: 1920 x 1080 on my work notebook 1366 x 768 on my primary home notebook

It's a New Car

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One of our vehicles was nearing the end of its useful, economic life and so we began the process of searching out a suitable replacement. The vehicle to be replaced was a Mazda Tribute - a 3.0 litre

Destination and Journey: Abraham

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[The following is the text of a sermon preached in our church on Sunday 9th December 2018] Destination and Journey: Abraham Destination and Journey A few weeks ago when I was first praying and

Glitter Bombs

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Appropriate leading up to Christmas:

My Mechanical Friend

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Around a year ago (?) one of my daughters bought a mechanical keyboard. I'd never given much thought to keyboards but had gone through a few over the years. The first computer I used that wasn't a

Akaroa in black & white

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Redeeming, Restoring, Transforming Love

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[The following is the text of a sermon preached in our church on Sunday 21st October 2018] Redeeming, Restoring, Transforming Love The Parable of the Wobbly, Secondhand Bookcase A number of years ago

Christchurch in black & white

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Here are some photos in Christchurch converted to black & white, with contrast and noise boosted to partially emulate high speed film. Cranmer Square Armagh St, looking east Bowker Fountain,

Day 17 – Christchurch to Sydney

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Our final holi-day was spent looking around the coast north of Christchurch then winging our way to Sydney. At Waikuku Beach. Bizarrely here, at the beach, you could see snow-capped mountains in the