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The end…and maybe a beginning…

The Spiritual Direction course I’ve been doing this year came to an end today. It was a day of endings and ponderings for the future. Part of the day was sharing letters we’d written to God about what might happen … Continue reading

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On breathing.

I sit at the end of another long day. I sit and I breathe. In and out. In and out.  The sun slowly sinks in the sky. The world is glowing around me. In the background I hear the noises … Continue reading

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A good day

Today I headed out to my Spiritual Direction course, glad of awesome friends to look after sonface and looking forward to a day of reflection and catching up with God. After spending some of the early morning looking longingly at … Continue reading

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Seeking God’s Face

A couple of people have asked where that prayer came from yesterday. It’s from the excellent book, ‘Seeking God’s Face’. It’s a book of set readings and prayers going throughout the church year. Each day there is a verse to … Continue reading

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I’m alright…

A brief word. I am alright. The point of the last post wasn’t to gain sympathy or worry anyone. It was about voicing my complaint to The Lord. Life is hard and I think it’s good to be honest about … Continue reading

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Voicing my complaint…

Psalm 142 talks about voicing complaint to The Lord.  I have a few of my own right now.  Mainly these revolve around a boy who still wakes up 3 times a night or more, a hatred of sleep depravation and … Continue reading

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Grumpy mornings

My son is having a grumpy morning. He didn’t go down for his morning nap for reasons that escape us both. He is therefore grumpy and sad. He bangs his head against things and cries. I call him to come … Continue reading

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Spiritual Direction

Last week I attended the first session of a course in spiritual direction run by our local diocese (I was going to explain what that word meant but then realised I had no idea, some group of Anglican parishes under … Continue reading

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Thankful

It’s Tuesday and yes, you guessed it, it’s another post with reference to ‘Tuesday Group’. Today we were thinking about being thankful. It’s the season of harvest,  autumn beginning, the nights drawing in, and gloomy mornings. Today we shared things … Continue reading

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An ordinary life?

Recently I took the test to work out once and for all just which house I’d be in if I was in Harry Potter, would I have the daring and bravery for Griffindor? Would I have the intellect for Ravenclaw? … Continue reading

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