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Meditating on Art – Sieger Koder

Sieger Koder experienced active service as a soldier in WW2, then imprisonment as a Prisoner of War.  Returning from this, he trained in art and worked as a teacher for some years, before training and serving as a priest in … Continue reading

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Another view of Christmas

serendipity (noun) – the occurrence and development of events by chance in a happy or beneficial way. “a fortunate stroke of serendipity” I don’t regularly listen to Radio 2, but flicking through the channels while driving home last Thursday morning I came … Continue reading

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“The Christ Hymn” from “Behold I make all things new” album

This is a new carol woven through by poems from 4 very different writers: Malcolm Guite, Scott Cairns, Joel McKerrow and Luci Shaw; paintings by Julie Ann Stevens.

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Evening prayer: Lord, All things are your servants

From evening prayer: Psalm 119:90-96 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) 90 Your faithfulness endures to all generations;     you have established the earth, and it stands fast. 91 By your appointment they stand today,     for all things are your servants. 92 If your law … Continue reading

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Fearfully and wonderfully made

I accidentally came across this video advert today, automatically inserted to play before a video I was waiting to see. And as I viewed it – the making of a wonderful watch, it reminded me of the verses where our making … Continue reading

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Bishop John Coleridge Patteson

Today is the feast day of the Anglican Bishop and Martyr John Coleridge Patteson, 1871 When I come across a feast day I like to see who is being remembered and found a summary about John Colleridge Patteson… (which I’ve paraphrased … Continue reading

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Why people don’t go to prayer meetings (Frequently Unspoken Questions and Answers)

(An imagined conversation) There’s going to be a half-night of prayer (7 pm to 11 pm) this Friday. That’s nice for you. I won’t be there. Why? Look, I’ll be honest. It’s too boring. What do you think a prayer … Continue reading

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