Closing Churches…
Closing Churches…
/ February 8, 2021 0 COMMENTS
I just want to say that the closure of churches during the pandemic has worn very ...
Mesmerising Candles…
Mesmerising Candles…
/ February 1, 2021 0 COMMENTS
At rural boarding school when the power went out (regularly in the winter as different unions went on strike for better working conditions or higher wages) it was an inconvenience. The ...
The Invisible Power of Prayer…
The Invisible Power of Prayer…
/ January 6, 2021 3 COMMENTS
Each morning when I write my journal I address it to God. It’s a stream of consciousness effort, limited to one page of my ruled exercise book and always ends with the same set of ...
Another Way to Pray…
Another Way to Pray…
/ December 18, 2020 0 COMMENTS
Prayers: For most of us they are cries for help. World-wide. Just look at the prayer lists in any given church, upwards of 40 or more people each prayed for, probably on a daily basis, ...
Gratitude Practise…
Gratitude Practise…
/ August 28, 2020 1 COMMENTS
As a Christian when I practise yoga I use it as a moving meditation. It settles my mind and strengthens my body while keeping me reflective and flexible. It’s a time to pray while ...
Nature at Her Very Best Too…
Nature at Her Very Best Too…
/ August 25, 2020 0 COMMENTS
At the end of July it had begun to get hotter and my flowers were beginning to wilt expecting me to water them a couple of times a week. Tomatoes and squash were still giving in their ...
Lost and Found…
Lost and Found…
/ August 19, 2020 1 COMMENTS
Luke’s gospel is being read at church and recently we’ve listened to the parables of the lost coin, the lost sheep (Luke 15: 1-10) and the lost son, better known as The ...
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 pranks…just to insult him…but since he growls at strange vehicles pulling into our circular driveway ...
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… ...