Remembering

Remembering

I expected to be more emotional. I broke down only once — when I was sharing during the sharing time at the close of the retreat. Last weekend Bernice and I were at the CCF Alumni retreat at Port Dickson. The College and Career Fellowship (CCF) is a ministry to...
Chew 50 Times

Chew 50 Times

I have one bad habit. Well, actually I have several, but I do have this one. I like to read when I am eating. I will bring my latest issue of Newsweek to the coffee shop and read while I am consuming my food. As a result I am often not fully aware of what I am eating....
Remembering the Dead

Remembering the Dead

Last Tuesday, mum and I visited Dad”s grave. (He is buried at Western Road Christian Cemetery, Penang.) The permanent granite structure had not yet been built. We were told we should wait for about a year to allow the earth time to settle. In the meantime the...
Rushed or Savoured?

Rushed or Savoured?

How was your Christmas? I spent mine nursing a migraine headache. (Yes, I did go for Christmas service.) The headache wasn’t surprising. Here are some of the highlights of my last three weeks: *My two boys took turns to get bad throat infections. *I drove to...