My mum’s 90th birthday, and high tea at Maul-Hall

My favorite recent photo of the birthday girl Remember the days of old;    consider the generations long past.Ask your father and he will tell you,    your elders, and they will explain to you.Deuteronomy 32:7 with my parents at mum's 90th Every once in a while someone will be fortunate enough to have a parent live into their …

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Photo-Friday – The Birthday Girl and the Garden

For the beauty of the earth, for the glory of the skies, for the love which from our birthover and around us lies. Christ, our Lord, to you we raise this, our hymn of grateful praise. - Folliot S. Pierpoint - writer Derek Maul Today's Photo-Friday selection is just two categories: The Birthday Girl and The Garden. That's right, Beks …

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My parents: a cumulative 181 years and counting!

7 Dear friends, let us love one another, for love comes from God. Everyone who loves has been born of God and knows God. 8 Whoever does not love does not know God, because God is love.1 John 4:7-8 (read 7-21) - birthday portrait, Grace Maul "Happy Birthday" to my mum! September 15th 1931, in the English town of Barking, …

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How to Celebrate 90: the best of the photographs

Wow! My dad's 90th birthday went off beautifully. What a great celebration of faith and family and life. Essentially, today's post will comprise a slide-show of the best photographs; but first I do want to comment on a few of the many blessings. If you haven't read my message to my dad, then click here. …

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grateful for this amazing gift of life!

This weekend I'm celebrating the sixty-first anniversary of the day I made my debut as a living, breathing, being here on planet Earth. I know, we all have birthdays, and March 26 is certainly not unique to me, but there's something special about acknowledging the particular day we were born, and I always like to use …

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