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1502, 2020

Dads & Daughters

February 15th, 2020|

Some time ago, Steve De Keijzer told me a humbling but wonderful experience he had with his 16-year-old daughter. Steve’s daughter had an assignment from school to write a story on a person who had a profound impact on her life. She chose to write about her dad. Steve's story is printed in full below: "My 16 year-old daughter came home recently and told me of an assignment that she had to complete.  The assignment consisted of a written and oral ...read more

902, 2020

Valentine’s Day

February 9th, 2020|

A man once said to me, "I told my wife I loved her once, why do I have to tell her again?" Maybe that foolhardy statement is one of the reasons many men get irked by Valentine's Day. I was one of them. Men are headliners, while women are fine print p ...read more

2501, 2020

January 25th, 2020|

Our children need to know how fortunate they are to live in Australia. As an adult, I have visited 22 countries, mostly in mission/aid capacities and mostly with our musical family. In most cases we were working with the poor. Not the rich. To put it ...read more

1101, 2020

My Daddy’s a Hero – Firefighter’s Young Daughter Receives a Medal at His Funeral

January 11th, 2020|

Every child believes his or her dad is a hero. Sadly, this was confirmed in the most horrific way in the tragedy of the recent bushfires. So far, out of the 26 deaths, three were men who gave their life in service for others as volunteers in the Rura ...read more