Category Archives: Reflections

Contemplative prayer

Prayer for Others

    My first Prayer is based on words of Mother Julian of Norwich In you Father Almighty, we have our preservation and our bliss; In you Christ, we have our restoring and our saving You are our Mother, Brother … Continue reading

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Good Friday Revelation

To all fellow bloggers   I am sorry that I have not written here for such along time. My life had become increasingly busy and had squeezed out any room for writing and contemplation. The pace of my life instead … Continue reading

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What is success and failure in God’s upside down Kingdom? (2)

Blessings from Failure:   Back in 2011 and prior to my discovery of dyspraxia, my boss tried to help me rectify my overloaded caseload. We worked together and I tried hard to please my manager. I never could. I fell … Continue reading

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Success and Failure

I have struggled with these two visitors over the last few months. It stems from change. Change at work; change in my position in the community; personal change following the death of my Dad. Today I want to focus on … Continue reading

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What is Love? (Part of the Secret Santa Blog-yet not so secret as this is still me)

 “We often write about love? Yet what is this love we talk about so effortlessly?” The Sunday of the week of the general, district and parish elections in the UK, I arrived in Church, as usual, 10 minutes late. I … Continue reading

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Happy New Year

Hi, why Happy New Year you ask? You have guessed it. It is the beginning of a new year for my Blog. I dislike New Year in January. I am not full of joy or anticipation as I find it … Continue reading

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Resurrection (Easter: a year on)

Resurrection In the garden before sunrise Kind love met Mary Magdalene Who had no expectation of seeing This dead man walking Fully Alive After his recent encounter with death. Sightless with grief Joyfully she knew him Only when in tenderness … Continue reading

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