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The muddy waters at the bottom of the well.

The woman at the well (John 4) drank muddy water. In our sanitised world of piped and purified water we forget that the social and personal snubs delivered to this woman who chooses to fetch water at the height of … Continue reading

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Discipline-SA. A good way to start 2013

I live in Pretoria/ Tshwane, where driving is a type of gambling… Drivers ignore pedestrians who ignore drivers who ignore trucks who ignore busses who ignore taxis who ignore motorcyclists who ignore cyclists who ignore traffic lights and rules. I’ve … Continue reading

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Sweeping the streets for a new country. Juba for independence

Watching news reports this morning on TV was surprising. I’m in Juba, but there is very little tension here. Military yes. Anticipation yes. but tension? Last evening we watched how people were sweeping the streets for a new country – … Continue reading

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