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Name: Dave Walker 
Website: www.godintheicu.wordpress.com
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Articles written: 68

 About Self
Originally from Zimbabwe, I trained as a doctor and specialised in anaesthesia in Cape Town. I met the Lord in a radical way in 1978 and have been living for Him since then. I loved witnessing to my patients and praying with them and saw God come through in amazing ways. I worked most of my professional life in the city of Pietermaritzburg in South Africa, but then went to the Middle East and ran the Anaesthetic Department in a state-of-the-art hospital there. In many ways it was a true highlight in my career witnessing in lifestyle and word to Muslims. Sadly, my wife became ill there and I needed to bring her back to be with our family before she died. The Lord gave me a lovely new wife in Margie who is a real blessing. I retired from anaesthetics three years ago and took up writing. I had written an article at the age of sixteen about my trip up Kilimanjaro and won first prize in Boys' Own magazine but had written nothing since then. I find I absolutely LOVE it and tend to live in my stories, so absorbed do I get in them. I have written a book about my experiences, both personal and in praying with my patients, seeing God's hand in powerful ways. It is called God in the ICU. Please visit my website if you want to know more. I love being a part of the Faithwriters family and now that I have finished my book (well, writing and publishing -- one never finishes with the marketing etc.) I can get more involved with the competitions etc. I am getting hooked on the Challenge!
Article Archives
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03/12/14 Obedience The True test 114 Free to Share
01/16/14 New Year on Scarborough Beach 120 Free to Share
07/29/13 The Little Reading Room 196 Free to Share
04/26/13 Pain for a Reason 193 Free to Share
12/02/12 How Will it End? 233 Free to Share
11/18/11 Holy Wounds 316 Free to Share
11/17/11 Seeing healing through God's eyes 317 Free to Share
07/08/11 Perspective 306 Free to Share
07/08/11 Unseen consequences 353 Free to Share
07/06/11 Everything's Fine 332 Free to Share
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Challenge Articles
Date Title
03/17/15 The Seeker
03/03/15 The test
02/26/15 I Did it My Way
11/12/14 Psalm 139
10/16/14 The Odd Family
10/09/14 Annapurna
09/10/14 Dear Aunt Agatha
09/02/14 More Than a Container
08/21/14 The Extraordinary Journey of an Angry Man
08/14/14 Strictly Arthur and Martha
08/07/14 I Wonder What Happened to Luke
07/24/14 The Note. The Journey
07/16/14 Why Didn't He Get It?
06/02/14 Love Made Real
05/21/14 What was I thinking?
05/15/14 The Pepper Mill
05/08/14 A Perfect Place for Jesus
04/16/14 Calvary Joy
03/04/14 Down with Small Change
02/25/14 Born Ugly
02/20/14 Beyond Reason
02/05/14 Soliloquy of Moses
01/21/14 A Harsh Winter
01/16/14 Love Goes On
01/09/14 Why Would They Do That?
12/04/13 New Life for an Old Man
11/20/13 Ready to Dream
11/14/13 The Man Nobody Knew
11/03/13 My Dad's God Says....
10/22/13 The Dreaded D Word
10/17/13 No Man is a Cat
10/09/13 My Embarrassing Brother
09/03/13 A Time for Everything
08/28/13 Winter, Cold and Bare
08/20/13 The Last Rays of Light
07/31/13 Plundering a Hell on Earth
07/18/13 Game of the Year
06/12/13 Hummin' da Song o' Jesus
06/06/13 Dark Mercy
04/30/13 Life Gift
04/22/13 Through the Night
04/09/13 Freedom Fighter
03/05/13 The Beginning of the End
02/26/13 Today I will be in Paradise
02/12/13 I am Going to Die
02/07/13 Psalm 23 revisited
01/30/13 The Mocking
01/22/13 Me, my Heart and our Secret
01/15/13 Letter to the Lamb
01/09/13 Abundant Life
02/29/12 The Alpha Course
02/15/12 The Field of Forgotten Stories
02/07/12 Surprised by Love
01/30/12 LifeXchange
12/12/11 Life Changers
12/01/11 Garbage in, garbage out
07/25/11 Dilemma
07/08/11 Life and Death Struggle

Critique Circle Postings
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03/24/15 Naked and Unashamed 3/24/2015
03/19/15 Walking in the Dark

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08/20/14 God In The ICU

Free Reprint Articles
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12/06/2013 Mandela's Universal Appeal
12/02/2012 How Will it End?