Time and Seasons by ANDREW BLAINE

Time and Seasons by ANDREW BLAINE

Time and Seasons by ANDREW BLAINE To everything there is a season, and a time to every purpose under Heaven (Ecclesiastes 3:11)  This biblical quotation is used every day and has affected my whole life. What does it mean and why should it be so important? The message...
Seasons and Behaviour by  ANDREW BLAINE

Seasons and Behaviour by ANDREW BLAINE

Yesterday my wife and I were discussing the weather. Living in Durban we notice the changes in weather and their effect on human behaviour.   In September the rain returns. Soft and gentle it breaks the dry and dusty world, bringing back the squish of mud and croak of...
Songs about the seasons.

Songs about the seasons.

  When I was preparing to write about this newsletter about the seasons, a song kept coming into my head. The song was: Four seasons in one day “by  Crowded House I then decided to see how many songs have the word season in them. This is what this article is...
Do seasons apply in South Africa?

Do seasons apply in South Africa?

  To answer this question fully, I  discuss how seasons occur and then cover whether seasons still apply in South Africa. Earth’s tilted axis causes the seasons. Throughout the year, different parts of Earth receive the Sun’s most direct rays. So,...