Monthly Archives: May 2018

A Sunday Chat with Myself—Opposition in life

“And God said, Let there be light: and there was light. And God saw the light, that it was good: and God divided the light from the darkness”  —Genesis 1: 3-4 Right from the beginning, our Creator—”God”—made it plain that His … Continue reading

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Amazing Intelligence in Animals—Ants

“It is the ant, not the lion, which the elephant fears.” —Matshona Dhliwayo My heart sinks every time I go to a hardware store or garden center and see packages of ant killer on the shelves along with fertilizers and … Continue reading

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A Sunday Chat with Myself—I’m suffering! I feel violated! Whose fault is it?

“You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.” —Buckminster Fuller Protests! Hardly a day goes by without some form of public protest taking a front-and-center headlines … Continue reading

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Amazing Intelligence in Animals—Our Guardians, our Heros!

“If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and man.” ― Mark Twain When I think of creation and the many beauties and perks that come … Continue reading

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A Sunday Chat with Myself—Water!

“And the earth was without form, and void; and darkness was upon the face of the deep. And the Spirit of God moved upon the face of the water” —Genesis 2:1 There is much argument in the Christian world about … Continue reading

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Amazing Intelligence in Animals—Magpies and a Falcon

The art of self-defence is not an invention of man. Self-preservation and of the species is inherent in all living creatures. I recently wrote about an incident that I experienced between  two Magpies and how they were ‘torturing’ one of … Continue reading

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