0 comments on “The heart of a mother: bearing witness to a child’s life”

The heart of a mother: bearing witness to a child’s life

Thinking about Mother's Day had me looking at quotes about motherhood.  I came across a huge number of beautifully illustrated thoughts from various people.  But then, then there was this... “Was it the act of giving birth that made you…

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Changing the “career beneficiary” mentality in New Zealand

Once again beneficiaries having more children just to get a larger payout has come under the spotlight, as new information released under the official information act, shows that 21.2% of parents of babies born last year were on a benefit.  While…

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Proposed Adoption Legislation Discriminates Against Traditional Families

It has become extremely difficult for married couples, husbands and wives, to adopt a child in New Zealand. Those approaching adoption services to seek information on how they can become adoptive parents in this country are actually steered towards “lifetime…