important word to understand when reading this page is LOVE
and then to understand the LOVE flows in two directions.
Those who GIVE LOVE find they automatically RECEIVE LOVE.
Some time in November we started collecting gifts for
families with a child sick in
hospital. It is hard for families - Mum, Dad, Brothers and
Sisters, to have a child in hospital at any time of the
year. When that child is sick in hospital over Christmas
life for all is extra hard. Add in the fact that for
specialist treatment the hospital if often far away from
At Birmingham Childrens Hospital children come from all over
the country, indeed some are airlifted
Europe, to receive specialist care.
Next door to the hospital is Ronald McDonald House which
throws an arm of love around families, eighty-five of them,
and provides FREE accommodation for as long as the family
We collected gifts of love for every family then drove them
up in Santa's Sleigh aka my Jag to the families in Ronald
No doubt the families received many gifts but it was not the
gift that counted but the love with which it had been
The wave of love flows in two directions. As people gave
gifts for Santa to put in his sleigh they all felt love
flowing back to them. Love from the families and love from