Monthly Archives: October 2011

what shape of change?

I’m just surfacing from a truly amazing Sunday at Holy Trinity where we spent from 10.30 am to 3 pm celebrating the Eucharist and looking at our congregational life and outreach as part of the Casting the net Mission Audit.  … Continue reading

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Marriage and sacrament

I’ve been writing lots of ‘other stuff’ for a week or so, partly in preparation for our congregational mission audit day on Sunday which is very much in the forefront of my mind just now.  But I’ve also been wanting to try to put … Continue reading

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‘Naturally’ thin places

I wrote about death, the departed and ‘thin places’ in the church magazine, trying to resonate with the November season of commemoration and the communion of saints.  But the thinning of boundaries can go too far. A while ago, we … Continue reading

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Your place and mine

When visitors are coming, I have a go at tidying up, and sorting those things I’ve been meaning to sort for ages, and which I’m convinced the visitors will spot unless I clean/mend/put them away.  Of course, they probably spot … Continue reading

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Cliffs and kings

We’ve returned in a leisurely way from a visit to Cambridge, stopping off at notable east coast landmarks (after the splendid air museum at Newark in Lincolnshire, where you can get really rather close to a Soviet MiG).  Along the … Continue reading

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