Monthly Archives: November, 2015

Chess Master

Any good at chess? I can usually work out what the board will look like one move later, but that’s about all. The game is all about strategy – if I do that, the opponent will reply by… and then … Looking at Matthew 4:12-17, and wondering why Jesus moved to Capernaum when John the Baptist had …

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The shortcut

I’m gonna be rich! I’ve just clicked on a Facebook advert on how to become a millionaire in 3 months. Small ‘investment’ then they teach you how to grow your money exponentially. You can’t fail; they had lots of success stories to prove it. But do I believe it? No. There are lots of shortcuts in …

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Am I legit?

Ever seen the film Rumor Has It? Sarah (played by Jennifer Aniston) questions whether her dad is really her father when it emerges that her mother had an affair, especially as she doesn’t think she is any way like him, or the rest of the family. So she goes off to find Beau, the guy who …

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Be the boss!

I’ve just come across the most effective weight reduction diet ever. What you do is quite simple, and the weight drops off you. All you have to do is stop eating for a month or so. Of course it’s pretty tricky for that period; but the effects last for the whole of your life. From that …

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