Cultivate love, pursue integrity, practice gratitude, live courageously, commemorate properly. 5 years of reflections at the end of a year, and a half-decade of this blog; yet every year I find myself surprised by what […]
A bewildering third lockdown of continued working from home and separation from friends seemed reason enough to compile a list of things which I find anchoring and helpful as I navigate this life of ours. […]
This is my fifth (!) end of year post. As is now customary, this year has once again included a house move, and I find myself once again amazed and bewildered by how much can […]
I stand outside the barred church doors/ hammering with my fists/ while around me/ the world dies.
I’ve asked some friends if they would be kind enough to spend some time reflecting on what they think their most sacred value might be and why.
I want a mindset that is a stronghold for God’s purposes and equips me for that.
I love the year end because it provides an opportunity to sit and look back over your shoulder and discover quite how many things have happened in the chunk of time of single year. On […]
A long while ago now, I read an article about someone whose brother had died,
“There’s a phrase,” she says, “‘the situation is hopeless, but not serious’. That’s how I see life, and all these things that are just dreadful. If you don’t laugh at them, you would curl up in a heap and wail.”
A look back over a term of thinking on the fruits of the spirit.
Reflections on Week Peace
On living in season, changing, goodbyes, and the end of relationships.
Reflections on week gentleness