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Easter Saturday

Pathetic fallacy is when the weather in a story reflects the mood. Dickens does it well in great expectations according to my GCSE memories. Sometimes the weather shows up for us. In hard times it can give us foggy landscapes, … Continue reading

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Good Friday

It’s Good Friday. A strange day of sadness and wonder. Even stranger to not be able to share it in person with friends this year. This year I’ve put together (with technical wonder from the husbandface) a devotional for our … Continue reading

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Go find yourself a tree…

In these times Go out. Find a tree Sit on a branch And let it tell you it’s story Feel the gentle sway Above you Talk to the birds also finding refuge. Notice the new life Slowly emerging from The … Continue reading

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Advent 17

Finishing the Christmas shopping. Pausing for an hour with my Spiritual Director. Noticing the work of God over these last few weeks. Noticing the good. Noticing change and positivity in my language. The end of the sunset on the horizon. … Continue reading

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Advent 15

Getting to do my talk on joy (I only really have one) with loads of Lord of the Rings, John 1, Isaiah 25 and Revelation 21. We have a God who came, comes to us in the mess of this … Continue reading

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Advent 11

The wonder of today: Found in running around the bowl of green we live in. Faster legs and a happy endorphin filled body. Sunny cycle to work. Believing some of my joy talk for Sunday. Grateful that we have a … Continue reading

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Advent 10

Today’s wonder: Found in son2’s cute performance as an Angel in his nativity. All the feelings of how much he’s grown and flourished in the last 5 years. Supremely grateful for this wonderful boy. Battling through talk prep to get … Continue reading

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Advent 4

Today I started musing on my search for wonder and why I wasn’t just reflecting on waiting, seeing as how Advent is kind of all about waiting. Then I heard some people comment on not feeling the Advent vibe yet, … Continue reading

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Advent 3

Wonder today: A beach. A good chat. Old memories intertwining with new friendship and working relationship. Blue skies. Warmth on my skin. A silent still sea. Oh and this picture perfect sunset surprising me as I look up from my … Continue reading

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My self care list for winter…

The nights are fully drawing in. It is dark when I wake, dark again by dinner time. The skies are mainly full of grey clouds. Rain is never far overhead.The trees are gradually loosing their bright burning colours of dying. … Continue reading

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