Spring poem. Will the desert bloom

Will the desert bloom? When you were a child, you behaved like a child, Eager, anxious, excited, easily hurt, Feelings at the surface, immediate and strong. Then as an adult you learned to mask the immediacy, the neediness, delay the gratification, (as the behaviourists ...Read More

Family Matters Newsletters August 2014

MARFAM’S FAMILY MATTERS – AUGUST 2014 20th Anniversary International Year of the Family, theme: FAMILIES TOGETHER, THAT’S US! AUGUST THEME:  Gender balance, Different and Together.  MARFAM – MARRIAGE AND FAMILY RENEWAL MINISTRY – NPO 103-814. Communicate with us www.marfam.org.za facebook or info@marfam.org.za Family Matters ...Read More

Why? reflection poem

WHY? Damn it God, why did you have to make us each so different. Knowing, loving, serving You seems like a piece of cake Compared to knowing, loving serving You in this creature you have given me. ...Read More

Family Matters Newsletters July 2014

MARFAM’S FAMILY MATTERS – JULY 2014 20th Anniversary International Year of the Family, theme: FAMILIES TOGETHER, THAT’S US! JULY THEME:  Elderly and their Families MARFAM – MARRIAGE AND FAMILY RENEWAL MINISTRY – NPO 103-814. Communicate with us www.marfam.org.za facebook or info@marfam.org.za Family Matters Printable ...Read More

WHAT HAVE I DONE WITH MY MIND?

WHAT HAVE I DONE WITH MY MIND? “What have I done with my mind?” the old lady wondered, clutching at threads that wove and unwove patterns in and out of the mist and sunlight of the mind.   “I think, therefore I am.” But ...Read More