Living Under the Threat

TweetIt is not often that I wake up feeling gloomy but after hearing the news this morning I realised that there is a heaviness around. It seemed quite fitting for Good Friday. Everyone seems to be getting edgy on the international scene. Over the past few days we...
Running from God

Running from God

TweetHave you ever wondered why people should want to run away from God? Usually we run from what we are afraid of. Or could it be that people are running – unconsciously? Is that possible? Perhaps it is some kind of knee-jerk response whenever anything about...

Happy Father’s Day!

Tweet Father's Day I didn’t buy a card this year because I don’t have a father any more. But I have good memories that I treasure – just me and Dad together. I loved my Dad and was proud of him – not that I ever felt I knew him very well. He...

Nothing New About It…

TweetBe inspired (as Yvonne was) by these words taken from the Bible (I John 2:7-17): Beloved, I am writing you no new commandment, but an old commandment that you have had from the beginning; the old commandment is the word that you have heard. Yet I am writing you a...

Eclipse!

Tweet Eclipse ‘Poor things,’ the man on the telly said. ‘Centuries ago they thought the world was coming to an end. ‘Of course they didn’t know what we know now,’ he added And everyone nodded. From noon until three in the afternoon darkness came over all the land. The...

Understanding Our Consciousness

TweetYvonne recommends this beautiful piece from Richard Rohr: The human species is the first link in the Great Chain of Being that is able to know that it does know, which we might call full consciousness. We can stand back and reflect upon our experiences, which is...