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Family celebration at the West Lodge Park Hotel

Just enjoyed a great family weekend in celebration of my step-mother Sheila’s 60th birthday. The venue was the West Lodge Park Hotel,  just outside London in the Hertfordshire green belt. This is a very nice four star hotel, set in … Continue reading

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Happy times and sad

At last, tomorrow we’re going to Manila – or at least I, Sophia and Dan are, and possibly Nat, who wasn’t feeling too well today. We’ve got bogged down in some business matters that have necessitated us travelling up to … Continue reading

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We’re back home now in Pampanga, which gives an opportunity to review and edit the photos I have taken over the past few days and bring the blog right up to date. First of all, I’ve posted some pictures taken … Continue reading

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Many years ago, in less politically correct times, we used to sing a song called ‘The Family of Man’, which had a chorus that began: ‘The family of man, keeps growing…’ That is certainly true of the Philippines, where the … Continue reading

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Sermon: For a Family Reunion

This is the sermon I preached for the Jeremias Meneses clan family reunion on 19th December 2010. As it was a Sunday I took the Gospel for the day (Fourth Sunday in Advent) – Matthew 1:18-25. Today is a day … Continue reading

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