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Pentecost, Holy Spirit and Emails

How to stay in touch, by email or the Holy Spirit!   Let’s imagine for a moment… Email from office@heaven.central. To Peter and  disciples, Please all meet together on Sunday in Jerusalem at the Feast of Weeks. There will be people … Continue reading

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Thomas the disciple and Paddington the Bear

    Some time ago the film Paddington Bear 2 came out. If, like me you are fan of Paddington, you will know the story and the character of Paddington Bear. Michael Bond was the author of the Paddington Bear … Continue reading

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Happy Easter

What is Easter all about? Why do we have so much chocolate?  CBBC explains the history of Easter, eggs and chocolate.   A weekend of wet weather in the UK could certainly turn us all into eating chocolate. But the real … Continue reading

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Good Friday

The image is of the foot of the cross in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem, which was built over the site of the crucifixion and Golgotha. We visited the church on our pilgrimage in 2015 and a … Continue reading

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I have a king who rides a donkey…

And his name is Jesus! Palm Sunday with donkeys, Jimmy and Timmy. On a warm Spring afternoon in the depths of Norfolk countryside, Jimmy and Timmy led our congregation from Abbey Farm to St Mary’s in East Walton. Watching us … Continue reading

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Journey of Discovery

Reflecting on a pilgrimage to Papua New Guinea in 2015 with Norwich Diocese UK, Rockhampton Diocese, Australia and Waiapu Diocese, New Zealand. Meeting so many people of strong Christian faith, real joy. Video of traditional greeting at Kimbe airport in … Continue reading

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Moments of Joy

Moment of joy are uplifting snapshots of wonder and amazement. They happen without any planning, divine timing maybe? I was watching a David Attenborough programme where the camerman was poised above the blue ocean on a flimsy looking construction. He … Continue reading

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Joy to the World

From Papua New Guinea to England, there is joy in every place. Sometimes we just do not see it! At a community school, where all the staff are volunteers and life is quite hard, the chair of governors welcomes our … Continue reading

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Joy in Lent

Lent is a time for reflection and for giving things up. But why can’t it also be a time for joy! This year as part of a Lent Reflection I will be posting about joy.   Joy can be seen … Continue reading

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The Transfiguration

Three years ago I come back from the Holy Land where I had first-hand experience of Mount Tabor, seeing and walking  in in the place where the Transfiguration happened. What was it that Jesus was asking his disciples here? Why … Continue reading

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