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A Walk


Wednesday
We celebrated our 20th wedding anniversary today (I'll try and put a 1989 photo up soon for your amusement!) with a great day out . We did a 10 mile circular walk around the Thames - one of those walks in a book - including a lovely meal in a pub.
So brilliant to spend time together just walking and chatting.
I took my camera too. Simon was very tolerant when we came upon a graveyard - one of my favourite places to visit and photograph - I just love the images and all those stories!
Thursday
"We must learn to be as open about our failures as we are about our successes. Without this kind of honesty, we create a false image that causes others to needlessly struggle" T D Jakes
Ever since I read this quote a month or so ago, it feels like God keeps reminding me of it and I just need to keep letting it sink in. I know it's true, but what it actually practically means is another thing.

Comments

Jacqui W-G said…
Hi Catrina. Happy anniversary.
That quote is excellent, and I know that it is my failures that have been my greatest assets because without them I would have little need of God.

I also know that being vulnerable and sharing how the grace of God has redeemed and rescued me is an irresistable love story where Jesus takes centre stage.

That graveyard is the leveller. No riches, no power, no beauty, no story just bones under soil. Today I choose to speak of that dependence on God before the silence of death takes my voice away.
irene m said…
Congrats to you and Simon...wow....20 years.....God is good

I love graveyards.....

I am not sure if I actually like the failures...but golly gosh I have enough of them so maybe I better start liking them.....

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