Year: 2015

  • Sunday

    Goodness! Chris has slept in very late; I have been up and about for hours! I am sure it will be better to have a lazy day after yesterday. Most of the…

  • Saturday

    Chris got up early. I had been up ages ready for the office but Chris was going across to the House. I was amazed to see that she was wearing…

  • Belgium Again.

    Hello! It has been some time since I was able to write to you. I hope you are all having fun in the summer! I had my second trip to…

  • September 2015

    I have just returned from holiday with Alison, and as well as enjoying some time with the family, we had some time just to ourselves. As part of that we…

  • August 2015

    I am sitting by the open window listening to a sky lark! I have not heard one for ages but years ago there were a number nesting in the fields…

  • July 2015

    Abide with Me. Watching the FA. Cup Final, I was struck by the enthusiasm of that huge crowd as they joined the ‘fans choir’ to sing ‘Abide With Me.’ It…

  • June 2015

    As you read this letter, I will be in a distant land having jetted away for our annual holiday, which reminds me of a story which I now share with…

  • May 2015

    Politics matters This month’s pastoral letter draws upon resources from Christians in Politics. I attended a fascinating workshop at the Spring Harvest Conference in April facilitated by CiP. More details…

  • April 2015

    Spring has sprung. The evenings are lighter, the day is longer, the weather is warmer. At least that’s what should be happening at this time of year – along with…

  • March 2015

    The Motherhood of God Reflecting that this is the month of Mothering Sunday I remembered this little story that resonated with my own experience and maybe yours, of being a…

  • February 2015

    As I write this, the news is full of the atrocities in France, the subsequent march of over a million people joined by many world leaders, and the consequent government…