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Friendship

“Piglet sidled up to Pooh from behind. “Pooh!” he whispered. “Yes, Piglet?” “Nothing,” said Piglet, taking Pooh’s paw. “I just wanted to be sure of you.” I love this quote from a Winnie the Pooh book.  For me it summarizes … Continue reading

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Stay connected…

It has been pretty hectic here in GBHQ the past few months. I know GB sessions for this year finished a while ago but it has been a busy time of preparation and planning for everything for next year, from … Continue reading

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Still running the race

Still running the race! I couple of years ago I made the decision that I wanted to get fit and healthy. For anyone that knows me, I am a complete exercise addict! Spin class, circuits, TRX, boxing, you name it … Continue reading

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Boldness

n 1858, a Boston Sunday School teacher named Kimball began visiting one of his students at a shoe shop where he worked as a clerk.  Eventually, he led him to Christ. The student’s name was D.L. Moody.  Twenty one years … Continue reading

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Running the race

I am not much of a runner, actually I hate it, but I have recently signed up to do a 5k mud run in September in memory of my husband’s granny who recently passed away with cancer. I have made … Continue reading

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Praying

I have recently found myself in the situation where I have been asked to pray out loud as part of a group.  To be honest, this is not something that comes easily or naturally to me…my mouth goes dry, my … Continue reading

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New beginnings!

Happy New Year to you all! Wow, where did 2017 go? My mum used to say as you get older time goes so fast.  Well my husband and I celebrated the big 6 0 last year, life seems to be … Continue reading

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Bold as a lion

  ‘The wicked man flees though no-one pursues, but the righteous are as bold as a lion.’  Proverbs 28: 1 Lisa Bevere in her book ‘Lioness Arising’ describes the lioness as ‘a magnificent image of strength, passion and beauty…a force to … Continue reading

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Let us not grow weary…….

I don’t know how long you’ve been involved in Girls’ Brigade – for me it has been nearly 20 years, but I am sure that some people reading this could double or even triple that figure! When we first begin … Continue reading

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But if not…

But even if He does not… I’ve often heard people quote this beautifully worded maxim: pressure creates diamonds and fire refines gold. What a lovely sentiment and a positive outlook to have!  When people say this, they are usually trying … Continue reading

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