Friday is pure terror. Sunday will be incredible redemption. But there’s a day in between. It’s the day after this, the day before that. Why is there an Easter Saturday?read more
Ever tried rummaging through your day to find something that might have gone unnoticed or got lost among all the ‘stuff’…something like God?read more
Encouraged by Jonny’s insights, my Lent commitment is to spend 3 hours in solitude, reflecting and praying, each week. How hard can that be?
Extremely hard as it turns out.read more
What would make a gifted, well-connected 29 year old choose to move into a Franciscan Friary and live in community with formerly homeless people? My friend Jonny has. Why?read more
There was talk of ‘sins’ and a special guidance book, we sat in rows and listened to an inspirational speaker, we confessed our failings and told stories to encourage each other. There was even an offering collected…but this was not church. It was slimming world.read more
Can a person be a ‘thoroughbred’? Advances in DNA mapping are revealing some truly amazing roots to the family trees of so-called ‘pure-bred’ patriots.read more