Such a sad day for humanity when we choose to admit to our collective ineptitude by dedicating a whole month to 'Child Abuse Prevention'. Don’t get me wrong, I don’t object to the fact that we have dedicated a period in time to bring issues of 'Child Abuse' to our attention, but what I am saying is that the fact that abuses against children occur at all to even warrant the dedication of a whole month is sad.
Thursday, 10 April 2014
Tuesday, 8 April 2014
How does one properly express the feelings of pure delight?
Images of children running and playing with careless abandon,
giddy with glee on a sunset lit hilltop comes to my mind as expressions of pure joy.
If happiness is because of happenings then joyfulness must be inspite of happenings.
It is a conscious decision to momentarily suspend all thoughts about the negativity that abounds and give in to feelings of delight, ecstasy or enjoyment.
I sit here on the verandah, 'lapping my lappie', watching the pouring rain and enjoying the coolness it offers, all I can think of is
WHAT A GREAT DAY TO BE ALIVE!!!
Saturday, 5 April 2014
Normally during praise-worship in church I close my eyes so as to concentrate better on worshipping God, but sometimes my eyes open just to take stock of events around me. It was one of those Sundays o, while I was 'jejely' flowing in the Spirit and doing my thing for my God, my eyes opened to peruse the environment when I beheld this sista.....