Category Archives: Family

The Deokuliar Journey – 2015

Another year has gone by. And it’s an opportunity for us to thank the Lord and the many people who have played a part in our journey as a family, as well as individually in our respective endeavors. Here’s a … Continue reading

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The year gone by – Our Family News 2013

Another year has gone by. We’ve experienced the goodness of God in many ways and would love to share our family news with you. Our annual family holiday was a highlight for us – we went to the very picturesque … Continue reading

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The Five Languages of Love

  Children need love. Every parent says, ‘I love my child’—yet so many children grow up with a void. Maybe the parent didn’t realize what they should’ve done or what is considered love. Let me share the five languages of … Continue reading

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Have a laugh! The loving, stressed mother.

Have you ever carefully observed mothers? Almost all of them are just amazing. They’re sensitive and loving, always thinking about you. They look after you when you’re ill,  protect you from all harm, cook your favourite dishes, provide for all … Continue reading

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Stop Phubbing!

  This morning I read about a new word: phubbing. Phubbing is the act of snubbing someone in a social setting by looking at your phone instead of paying attention. Alex Haigh, a 23-year-old Melbourne resident, presumably a victim of … Continue reading

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Caught or taught?

  Everyone is teaching. Authoritative voices are all over the place: instructions from family members, advice from the radio jockey on FM as you drive to work, instructions from bosses and colleagues. If you’re a junior at work, there is much to … Continue reading

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Kids, Technology and Distraction

  Affluence, gadgets, and technology—these have a profound effect on our kids today. Our days were different—very different. We played hide and seek, catch and cook, dog and the bone, seven tiles, cricket, football. And we also climbed trees. With … Continue reading

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