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“A 77 day cruise?” I exclaimed, following a catalogue of holidays from the man sitting on my left at dinner.

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Free p@p (UK only)

Although many people buy my books from book shops and Amazon online, over the past six years or so others have contacted me directly. Usually I have sent whatever books they have requested, often charging p@p, because it costs me. But for the foreseeable future I have decided to send books, signed or unsigned (you can have either), free of p@p. This applies to the UK only and includes PENNIES FROM HEAVEN – How to Get Them and What to Do With Them. Email any orders to barrie@barrielawrence.com and payment can be made by electronic transfer (BACS)

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Be Successful with Money!

Want to manage your money successfully? This is the book for you. Want to get shot of worry and anxiety about paying bills and making ends meet? Read this. Money – how to get it, and what to do with it. Biblical principles that give PRACTICAL help. Be successful with money. PENNIES FROM HEAVEN – How to Get Them and What to Do With Them Available at www.amazon.co.uk (UK), www.amazon.com (North America) and all good book shops.

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Castles and Wine-Tasting!

I have toyed with the idea of a Rhine cruise for many years. Photographs of the Rhine always feature blue sky, beautiful castles and smiling faces. And no long haul flights to get there. And at last, we’ve done it! So what did we find? Blue skies, beautiful castles and smiling faces. We cruised for just one week, mooring at places where castles, wineries or other attractions were on hand. The wines were typically German. The majority were dry and white, a minority dry and sweet, and a small number of dryish reds. After the first tasting, there was not …

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Money, Dosh, Dough!

Money, dosh, dough – we all need it. This book tells you how to get it. And having got it, what to do with it. When everything is going wrong. When everything is going right. And everytime else. A Christian handbook on personal finance, where kingdom principles replace the laws of this world. To be published soon. Watch this space!

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Wendy is Free!

At last Wendy is free! We were hill-walking in Derbyshire, and she fell off a hill. Well, perhaps she stumbled on a stone walking up Biggin Dale, but then it was the Royal Derby Hospital and the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, and her right arm, with fractured ulnar, radius and 2 carpal bones, was in plaster. For nearly five weeks. But at last Wendy is free! Free? – her arm has been so heavy, which limited what she could do, but now the plaster is off. She has been one-armed for a few weeks. Now it is more comfortable, …

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Cousins!

It’s been a year of family reunions. A couple of months ago, we had Wendy’s tribe (including brother, sister, cousins, nieces, nephews, children and grandchildren) gathering at our home, playing golf and riding trains. The week before last we had my sister, bro-in-law and cousin and wife, mainly eating Thai food. And last weekend, my cousin Tim and his wife Teresa kindly hosted a gathering of my paternal cousins. We walked from their home in rural Cambridgeshire, and enjoyed the fragrance of elderflower in the air whilst rambling alongside hedges of dog rose, fields of poppies and a myriad of …

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New Book Out Soon!

Next Book Out Soon! PENNIES FROM HEAVEN – How To Get Them and What To Do With Them! Personal Finance. My adventure, from rags to riches to rags to riches to plundered to…. Well, that’s an exaggeration, but I’ve learnt a thing or three along the way, not least the several Biblical principles concerning our handling of money. Money, dosh, dough – how do we get it and what do we do with it? Watch this space!

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A ‘Mended Broken Arm’!

Rush, rush, rush – a busy week, and a dash to the hills of central holiday to refresh my soul! So a video clip that I prepared for our Full Gospel Businessmen’s site a few months ago. Be back next week! Barrie

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The Toothache Man!

“Nanny, what did you do?” our seven year old grandson Benjamin asked Wendy, while we were visiting that division of the family in Brittany this week. “I was a nurse”, explained Wendy. “I used to help doctors”. “And Grandpa was a toothache man”, said Benjamin, knowingly, and beaming with us in delight at being able to stun us with his knowledge. How do others see us? “I see the young dentist”, said one patient at my city practice. That was me! “I see the old dentist”, said another. That was me too. “I see the German dentist’. That was me. …

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