Tag Archives: blessings

Squid Poem

Challenge 2: Squid Poem One short to normal-length line, followed by ten long tentacle-like lines, each of which could follow on from the first. Wanted to have a quick go at the second poetry challenge before bed and wanted to … Continue reading

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Contentment

A lovely confirmation service tonight  in St Marys Stockport with 22 being confirmed, 9 from my parish church. Bishop Robert’s sermon was completely different to the one he preached at my confirmation in December 2010, and yet was as well … Continue reading

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Kneeling in the Sistine Chapel

Rather unexpectedly I’ve found myself kneeling in the Sistine Chapel this evening… click the image before reading this I haven’t been on StumbleUpon for some time, but after getting an email from them earlier this evening, it gave me a … Continue reading

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Food For Thought: Gaia

The perception of existence as a gift given moment by moment by an unseen power generates in us a sense of awe and wonder, of receptivity and thanksgiving. – Luke Timothy Johnson, The Creed First ‘Food For Thought’ post won’t … Continue reading

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A Moaning World?

It’s rained again today. Yes! Thankyou God. – Now it’s a shame that so many take that statement to be sarcastic. But I am very thrilled and thankful for the water that Britain gets a good amount of. It’s a … Continue reading

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Lent 2012: Day Forty-Five – Good Friday

Luke 23:46: Father, into thy hands I commend my spirit.  A three hour devotion in Church today, for The Seven Words from the Cross of Our Lord Jesus Christ: Forgiveness: Father forgive them, for they know not what they do. (Luke 23:34) Salvation: Truly … Continue reading

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Young Church

I’ve been looking back over a cartoon I found in the ChurchTimes a while ago which joked about Sunday School / Young Church / Créche. It jokes about how each week the children are really taught the same thing: be … Continue reading

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