Redefining the concept of charity

As you know I am someone who is adventuring along Hope’s pathway and asking a lot of questions along the way. One question that I am exploring is the concept of ‘charity’. Charity implies philanthropy; giving something to someone as an act of kindness. And from charity has sprung the retail industry that is charityContinue reading “Redefining the concept of charity”

The D word

This evening I wanted to discuss a rarely discussed topic: dyspraxia or Developmental Coordination Disorder. Here are some interesting facts: Daniel Radcliffe (Actor) Cara Delevingne (Model, Actress and Singer) Florence Welch (Singer) David Bailey (Photographer) The above famous people have dyspraxia, as do I. I wasn’t diagnosed until studying towards my MA. I want toContinue reading “The D word”

Christmas in Covid

I have been thinking about our clothing bank and what we will be doing for Christmas. So I thought I would share this with you today. Martyn Lewis, who I greatly respect: ‘is encouraging people to avoid getting themselves into unnecessary debt this Christmas by buying gifts for the likes of cousins, friends, neighbours andContinue reading “Christmas in Covid”

Many hope lessons in Covid

Today I am going to post twice, as I had a little break and this will cover the missing posts over the past four days. So I wanted to share about my Covid experience and hope lessons I have learned. Change direction. The pandemic has brought many things to a grinding halt. This is reallyContinue reading “Many hope lessons in Covid”