We Live In A Miraculous World

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Beautiful twins of different colours

Do you know that we live with miracle around us? In fact, miracles take place around us daily, but sometimes we don’t notice it or because some people don’t believe in miracles.

I remember seeing my first son when he was just a week old. Six months later, among other children sitting on the floor playing with toys, when I walked in, he stopped playing, looked at me and stretched his arms. He wants his Daddy to take him. How did he knew I’m his father? I couln’t answer.

Did you know that the chances of a mixed-race couple having twins who look as if they are from different races are actually million to one. This British couple, Kian & Remee Hodgson, were special enough to have twins who look remarkably different.

Yes, we live in a wonderful and miraculous world. Aren’t the children beautiful just like their parents?

Call Me Now Grandpa Joel Savage

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My first grandchild: Anthony Savage

As a father, I realized very early that it is not only getting the best job, house, car etc; makes one happy or successful in life, but to get married and settle. Many acknowledge marriage as a form of trap, unity without comfort or freedom. I don’t see it that way. I see marriage as a bond of life-long commitment and sharing responsibilities, which enhance the success of both partners.

I know perfectly well what my wife has done for me in times of difficulty, uncertainty and when sick. Like Florence Nightingale, she takes care of me and does what I haven’t even requested her to do. I have really enjoyed a happy successful marriage over two decades, because both respect and trust ourselves.

Thus; when my elder son said to me “Daddy I will be getting married soon, I was engulfed with joy, knowing that he has made a good decision, a decision which will keep him sincere, upright and responsible. I witnessed the day of their wedding with emotions, happiness and tears of joy. The two were joined as man and wife, as they exchanged vows and kissed each other.

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My elder son and wife.

However, my life changed dramatically six weeks ago, when my first grandchild was delivered. I am very happy indeed. I give thanks and praises to God, who makes things possible.  I wish my son and his wife a happy successful marriage. My advice to them is to respect, love and trust each other and to solve every problem they faced amicably. That’s the essence and qualities that lead to a successful marriage.