Purple Words on a Grey Background
Somewhere I put my ideas before I forget them
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Tuesday, April 13, 2021
Five Years On
The first anniversary of Debbie's death was inevitably a strange day, but I have to say that the date itself hasn't usually had a g...
Wednesday, March 31, 2021
Reflection for the Wednesday of Holy Week 2021: What was Judas up to?
Today's reflection is a little different. Imagine that Judas left a note behind which tried to explain what he was doing and why. What m...
Tuesday, March 30, 2021
Reflection for The Tuesday of Holy Week 2021: Glory and Light
Tuesday of Holy Week 2021 John 12:27-36 (NRSV) 27 ‘Now my soul is troubled. And what should I say—“Father, save me from this hour”...
Monday, March 29, 2021
Reflection for the Monday of Holy Week 2021: Will the poor always be with us?
Monday of Holy Week 2021 John 12:1-11 Six days before the Passover Jesus came to Bethany, the home of Lazarus, whom he had raise...
Wednesday, March 17, 2021
National Day of Reflection
Tuesday March 23rd will mark one year since the Prime Minister went on television to announce that we were all to stay at home to save live...
Tuesday, November 03, 2020
Reflections on a second lockdown
On Saturday night a priest posted that one hour after the new restrictions were announced, Anglican Twitter was looking for loopholes. It st...
Wednesday, May 06, 2020
Funerals, Churches and covid-19
You may have seen headlines about a letter written by Chris Loder , the Conservative MP for West Dorset, about resuming funerals in parish c...
Album Sleeve Challenge Day 8
Today we visit Motown. There are so many Motown compilations, but this is one I was given in the late 70s, and I still have it. All collecti...
Tuesday, May 05, 2020
Church Buildings, Streaming and Lockdown
For about the last 40 years as a youth leader, ordinand and clergyperson, I've been constantly preaching the message that the church is ...
Monday, May 04, 2020
Album Sleeve Challenge Day 7
This one gets us into the 80s to when I was a student, regularly buying albums (often second hand from a market stall). However, I bought th...
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