Shads’ Derring-Doo…
Shads’ Derring-Doo…
/ July 31, 2020 0 COMMENTS
This cat is a piece of work. I call him a dog when he pulls one of his ...
Rejoice, Pray, Give Thanks…
Rejoice, Pray, Give Thanks…
/ June 23, 2020 0 COMMENTS
On reading these verses, written by St. Paul, I am struck by the sense that they were written specifically for today.  That’s one of the most amazing features of the Bible, its ...
Sunset in the East…
Sunset in the East…
/ May 22, 2020 0 COMMENTS
Footlights faces West. In the summer I’ll see an orangecrush-float sky foaming over the barn and the back fairway first thing in the morning, and a blushing pink candy floss ...
Harbour-at-Home…
Harbour-at-Home…
/ May 15, 2020 0 COMMENTS
A harbour is a shelter for boats and ships to anchor, for safe-keeping, or for when there’s a storm. God is my shelter during the pandemic; In these tempestuous times… ...
Easter Alleluia’s…
Easter Alleluia’s…
/ April 13, 2020 0 COMMENTS
The stone has been rolled away and the tomb is empty! Alleluia! For we Christians that means Jesus was who He said He was and had finished what He was sent to do on earth. Alleluia! Our ...
Praise & Worship-at-home…
Praise & Worship-at-home…
/ April 6, 2020 0 COMMENTS
Trying to praise and worship the Lord at home is difficult. Traditional church used to make it so easy for me! I’d trot off to mass on Sundays and Holy Days and all at once ...
Spring at Footlights…
Spring at Footlights…
/ March 27, 2020 1 COMMENTS
It’s been wet since February!  I’m sure there have only been a handful of days when the sun’s either come out or it’s been cloudy, dry and windy. Along with the ...
Culture Shock…
Culture Shock…
/ January 17, 2020 0 COMMENTS
Returning to England after six years immediately brought with it both expected joys, the ducking and weaving along busy streets, the standing around waiting for buses, the damp and dewy ...
Belongings…
Belongings…
/ January 7, 2020 1 COMMENTS
On leaving London six years ago I packed up three suitcases filled with items I couldn’t take home with me and couldn’t throw away. “When I come back I’ll pick ...
Faith…
Faith…
/ November 15, 2019 0 COMMENTS
I trust God. I have faith. Really. As long as everything is going well I suppose… Like most people around me I want to be in the know. I want to be able to plan… without ...
Armistice Day & Spiders…
Armistice Day & Spiders…
/ November 11, 2019 0 COMMENTS
This is Armistice Day. The day where we traditionally keep silent for 2 minutes at 11 a.m to commemorate the signing of a truce between the warring countries in Europe on November 11th ...