Category Archives: Thoughts and Musings

Midweek Musings 14th April 2021

Read Luke 24:13-35 A few years ago, when I was on a pilgrimage to the Holy Land, we visited Emmaus.  A couple of nights earlier, I had mentioned to another member of the group over dinner how much I was … Continue reading

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Thought for the Week 11th April 2021

“Are we nearly there yet?”“How long is a piece of string?”“Wie komme ich am besten zum Bahnhof?” These are all questions that we may have encountered in our lives before. Certainly, the last of these forms a large chunk of … Continue reading

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Midweek Musings 7th April 2021

A few months ago, I wrote a Midweek Musing called “Where Art Thou, Lord?”.  I thought, maybe, I would find the answer to that question, but it is still not clear to me. I think, for me, it’s a question … Continue reading

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Easter Sunday 4th April 2021

This title of this piece of writing for Easter Sunday was inspired by the sermon “It’s Friday, but Sunday’s comin’” by S.M. Lockridge (a recording on YouTube is available here) There is joy in chocolate (as long as you have … Continue reading

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Thought for the Week 4th April 2021

The day dawns shrouded in mist, dew bejewelling leaf and grass as tentative steps are taken towards the resting place of their friend. The Sabbath has been spent in a blur, in hiding, fearful of further punishment; the physical to … Continue reading

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Midweek Musings 31st March 2021

See him on the street corner on this busy Wednesday,With his friends around him, hanging on his every word. Stories that he’s told, each one with a question to answer;Their deeper meanings yet to be uncovered, but entertaining, nonetheless. Actions … Continue reading

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Thought for the Week 28th March 2021

Last year on Palm Sunday, I wrote about how the procession into Jerusalem might have looked like in what was then our first COVID-19 lockdown. This year, we are again at Palm Sunday (albeit a couple of weeks earlier due … Continue reading

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Midweek Musings 24th March 2021

I have always been an avid watcher of TV news bulletins. I like to keep up to date on events happening in the world as well as in the UK. The bulletins always seemed accurate and the reporting unbiased. Over … Continue reading

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Thought for the Week 21st March 2021

They say that many hands make light work; however, they also say that too many cooks spoil the broth. This week’s “Thought” will prove one way or the other, as it was inspired by the Prayer Meeting on Tuesday evening. … Continue reading

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Midweek Musings 17th March 2021

Charles Dickens in A Tale Of Two Cities says, “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness”. This rather sums up for me the … Continue reading

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