Monday nights usually consist of a family gathering which includes, but is not limited too, Me, Mum, Grandad, Uncle, Auntie and Great Uncle. Of course the emergency chairs are brought out and we all pile around the table and share a meal and perhaps the odd glass of wine. A little sparse this evening with […]Read more "Family Tea 5/6/17"
The full text of Jean Vanier’s address as he collected the 2015 Templeton Prize This is the full text of the prepared remarks by Jean Vanier at the Templeton Prize Ceremony at St Martin-in-the-Fields, London, on May 18: Good evening everyone: Reverend Doctor Sam Wells, Jennifer Templeton Simpson, Heather Templeton Dill, distinguished guests, ladies and […]Read more "The disabled are not a punishment of God but rather a path towards God"
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I_iY2RQWNzM Every age has its turn Every branch of the tree has to learn Learn to grow, find its way, Make the best of this short-lived stay Take this seed, take this spade Take this dream of a better day Take your time, build a home Build a place where we all can belong […]Read more "Every Age"
Response: Stay with us Lord on our journey. For Rita, who in baptism was given the gift of eternal life with Christ. May she now be in the company of the saints who inspired her throughout her life. And so we pray… For Rita, who throughout her whole life was sustained by the bread of […]Read more "For Rita"
My place of work just so happens to be an enchanting world of creative story sharing and imagination. One particular day I was reading with a group of 3/4 year olds and we were exploring the topic of Owls and woodland creatures. Whilst reading the book Wow! Said the Owl by Philip Hopgood we arrived at […]Read more "“There are no stars in my sky”"
…The Bible! So i’ve decided to give more time in my day/ week to free write! I used to do it a lot whilst i was studying as a way to clear my head and get all my ideas down. With my work and life i am blessed to meet and encounter some wonderful people […]Read more "Let’s talk about…"
So I have been continuing to play around with my lovely new camera. Of course as the season of glittering Christmas trees ladened with shimmering baubles is upon us what better material to continue to fathom out the mind boggling world of manual camera settings than that of the quintessentially festive season!? Any tips gratefully […]Read more "Photography #2"