#112 Dutiful Daughters of God

Bugbear #3 is again related to being a woman in the Church – because I am one. On the lighter side, this bugbear could be considered unfair laziness. On the darker side, depending on the frequency and tasks, it could amount to spiritual and emotional abuse. Simone de Beauvoir’s first autobiographical work (which I have …

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#111 A woman’s work is never…

When I decided to do three posts on bugbears, I wasn’t planning to make the majority of them gender related. But I am. I realise that any male who attends Church may read these posts and think that one of his Church bugbears is that there’s so many whinging women about the place (only partially …

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Advent 2019 #25: We made it

I don’t know about you, but that’s how I feel about Christmas this year: we made it! Looking around Australia and the globe, it’s been a year of global tension: Yet another Royal CommissionRefugee CrisesBushfiresDroughtTrade WarsTerrorismVolcano EruptionSelfishnessImpeachmentExploitation of people and placesUnrest and protests I could keep going but I won’t. I’ll leave you with a …

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