Purple Words on a Grey Background
Somewhere I put my ideas before I forget them
Bit more about Mike
Sunday, March 31, 2019
Brexit Tales 4: The Christian with the Tract
It would have been either 1982 or 1983 whilst I was a student. I walked past this bloke in Oxford and he pushed a leaflet into my hand - may...
Tuesday, March 26, 2019
Brexit Tales 3: The North York Moors Railway
You probably weren't expecting that. Let me explain. At the end of February half-term I had a day off. It was a lovely sunny day, s...
Brexit Tales 2: Talking To Bob
Bob is in his 90s, but he was just too young to be called up during World War 2, which he remembers clearly. He left school at 14 (they lowe...
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
Brexit Tales: The Woman In The Shop
A lot of the chatter about Brexit online is pretty acrimonious, and much of it confused. At the moment, the Speaker appears to be a villain ...
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Today is a significant anniversary for the Church of England. It marks 25 years since the first group of women were ordained priest in Bris...
Tuesday, December 11, 2018
Musings about a People's Vote
The Prime Minister is busily trying to keep her deal for the UK to leave the EU on the road as I type this, but it looks increasingly like s...
Monday, November 12, 2018
Gareth Davies-Jones Christmas Acoustic Concert
A quick plug for an event coming up in December
Monday, May 21, 2018
Moving On and Best-before Dates
The whole process of changing jobs as a C of E vicar is a relatively long one, and when you know you have a job, there is usually a bit of a...
Saturday, May 05, 2018
Hello, blog. It's been a while
The blog has been quiet for a while. I'm not exactly sure why. It's partly because there's only so much creative energy I can fi...
Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Do we believe in change?
The recent case of Jared O'Mara has prompted me to think about what we as Christians mean by repentance or making a new start. Mr O'...
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