Hamilton: Children and people suffering because of selfish men

February 25, 2020

Working, Striving towards a more Peaceful World "I WRITE, I SHARE, I DREAM!"

Lewis Hamilton has once again used his social media presence to advocate global peace and well-being – today, the reigning Formula 1 champion used his Instagram platform to call for an end to conflict in the Middle East, primarily Syria.

On his Instagram story, Hamilton wrote:

“Everyday I wake up and see the news on Syria. It’s been going on for nearly 9 years, why has the world stood by and let them [the Syrian people] suffer. These poor children and people suffering everyday because of selfish men, countries not doing anything to help them. This is so sad. Praying for the people out there “

see https://www.grandprix247.com/2020/02/24/hamilton-children-and-people-suffering-because-of-selfish-men/?fbclid=IwAR3jpTfLL4MHbLBMD6ZQzyBPiINwEOlPE-zyisHD5Wy7F1t54OurzBMdlGM


Also see http://www.sportforpeace.wordpress.com

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Christmas message rings powerfully

December 31, 2019

I (We) Must Not Hate!

Jacinda Ardern’s immediate, instinctive embrace of the victims’ families and the simple act of putting on a headscarf, moved hearts and minds everywhere. Photo / Alan Gibson
NZ Herald

picture from https://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=12294735

People going to church this Christmas believe God is a powerful force for good in the world and he, or she, sometimes works in mysterious ways. Christians, whose faith is founded on the redemptive event of Christ’s crucifixion, can readily believe that good can grow from tragedy.

New Zealand this year has experienced a most appalling tragedy. The slaughter in March of New Zealand Muslims at prayer in two Christchurch mosques had a profound effect not just on this country but the world.

see https://www.pressreader.com/new-zealand/the-new-zealand-herald/20191224/282548725178303
from a Google search (my “filing system to rescue me from sheer utter chaos” – thanks “Big G”)…
and by that I mean God (far more than Google)… but then perhaps I should…

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Just had an idea for a new book…

August 7, 2019

BooKs by cRaig loCk

via Just had an idea for a new book…



Better get “crack’n/weav’n then, c (as my dear mom often used to say to me)



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“I  may not be able to do many ‘ordinary’ things (well), however I can still attempt ‘extraordinary’ things.”

just wrote “dat” (“impulsively” …as always)


Shared by “totally unmusical” c



“I can’t do much about all the suffering in the world, but all I can do is perhaps add a little touch of creativity, hope, ‘beauty and magic’, that I hope may uplift and encourage others…even if it’s just ONE person.”

I can’t do much about all the suffering in the world, but … – Craig’s Quotes



gisborne“Write, create, innovate”

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“Stand up for what you believe in…even if it means standing alone.”

April 29, 2019

“Whilst we can (and should) cherish and celebrate our ‘unique’ differences, let not our different beliefs divide us, but let the Spirit of our shared humanity be what defines and unites us as common inhabitants of our planet.”

July 6, 2017

“Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life…”

June 22, 2017

The Living Jesus

13 Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends.

14 Ye are my friends, if ye do whatsoever I command you.

15 Henceforth I call you not servants; for the servant knoweth not what his lord doeth: but I have called you friends; for all things that I have heard of my Father I have made known unto you.

16 Ye have not chosen me, but I have chosen you, and ordained you, that ye should go and bring forth fruit, and that your fruit should remain: that whatsoever ye shall ask of the Father in my name, he may give it you.

17 These things I command you, that ye love one another.

John 15:13-17King James Version (KJV)


One American family’s mission to rescue civilians in Mosul

‘Lord Jesus, Help Us Get Her Out’: Watch This Intense…

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“Returning hate for hate multiplies hate, adding deeper darkness to a night already devoid of stars. Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that.”

May 30, 2017




Pope Francis: Why the Only Future Worth Building

May 9, 2017

“No one is born hating another person because of the colour of his skin, or his background, or his religion. People must learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love, for love comes more naturally to the human heart than its opposite.”

January 31, 2017

“I dream with a passion for the reduction (even slight) of hatred in today’s turbulent and uncertain world.”

December 15, 2016

I (We) Must Not Hate!



“Together, one heart, one mind, one life, one small step at a time, let’s plant the seeds of hope for a better and brighter future… then together let’s walk towards it.”


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