Tag Archives: joy

A God who fell down, and cried, and was sad…

And so we’ve made it, to the last Sunday in Advent, to the end of term and the start of the holidays. We’ve made it to this strange land of Christmas. To be honest I’m not feeling it this year. … Continue reading

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Tonight

The end of a long weepy kind of day. A series of these days has left me weak and weary. Tonight I sit after a long shower, fresh clothes to remind me that I am not just the wearer of … Continue reading

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Monkey Bread

Most Saturdays we make Monkey Bread, a recipe we nicked off my excellent brother and sister-in-law. It’s a wonderful mix of bread, ham, cheese and mustard, or whatever combination you choose to add in, sausage and pesto etc. We’ve had … Continue reading

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A new metaphor…

Recently something strange has happened, I’ve felt a discernible shift in temperament, a change in the clouds above, a glimpse of sunlight pouring through the trees and a stirring of hope. The summer holidays were brilliant for rest and restoration … Continue reading

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On Birthdays…

So, it’s birthday day. Normally these can be accompanied by a slightly grumpy Kath, my inner 3 year old can have the upper hand as the greed monster in me proclaims I want more. I want more love, more affection, … Continue reading

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Slow learning…

I’m a slow learner. I wish I lived in Matrix land and could have everything I needed to know downloaded into my brain. Waking up and suddenly pronouncing ‘I know Kung-Fu’ sounds pretty cool. Even cooler would be a download … Continue reading

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Because sometimes you need to know you aren’t alone.

I’ve forgotten the joy of brief posts about things I love. Silly me. Here’s Martyn Joseph covering a Springsteen song (two things to make me dance right there) best of all are Martyn’s reflections on the song afterwards. Best of … Continue reading

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