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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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To Christmas Day and Beyond…

When the presents are unwrapped and the food is all eaten, what happens next? In recent traditions Boxing Day and the days of holiday time, are spent in doing things, going for a walk, taking the dog and the children … Continue reading

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Christmas

A time of festivity, of giving, a time of love and laughter, of friendship and togetherness. Twinkling lights in the midst of darkness, presents and gifts, trees brought in the house and traditions to mark this special time. Christmas, the … Continue reading

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Advent The Messenger

Advent – The Messenger All out of darkness we have light Which made the angels sing that night Glory to God and peace to men Now and for evermore. Amen The messenger! And who sends the messenger? An important message, … Continue reading

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Remembrance November 11th 2017

Sunday 11th November St Nicholas Church Gayton  Remembrance Sunday If we do not remember it can happen again I think myself as lucky for being part of a generation that has not known war close at hand. But I have … Continue reading

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Diocese of Norwich Clergy Conference 2017

  Every four years our Norwich Diocese has a ‘Big Get Together’. This year from 11th – 14th September 2017 we (I think about 200) met at University of Hertfordshire for 3 days and 3 nights. There were some amazing … Continue reading

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Barcelona 18th July 2017

How can anyone commit these atrocities and drive into people? Where is there any element of faith in the scenes as they unfolded? I would really like to put my head in the sand and be an ostrich right now. … Continue reading

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Rocky ground, thorns and good soil

The Parable of the Sower – Rocky ground, thorns and good soil. We all have time with rocky ground, thorns and good soil. I would like to tell you about my garden. Living in a new house for nearly a … Continue reading

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Easter Sunday April 16th 2017

Alleluia, Christ is Risen! He is Risen indeed, Alleluia! Quite a story, starting with the triumphal ride into Jerusalem on Palm Sunday on the humble donkey. Crowded streets, the place packed with people preparing for the feast of the Passover, … Continue reading

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