July 2014

This is the day as the song says that ‘the big ship sails on the ally-ally-O’ – yes the last day of September! So once again looking back at July! July was very filled with a focus on the forthcoming commemorations of the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of the 1st World...

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June 2014

Baptism, Confirmation & Ordination One of the great advantages of a Blog is there is no print deadline.  One of the great disadvantages of a blog is that there is no print deadline!  It is now the end of August when I was hoping for some time to catch up...

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May 2014

‘Now is the month of Maying when merry lads are praying’ To misquote slightly the old madrigal! May has been a lovely month weather wise and we have just completed a week of accompanied  prayer which I have found quite profound where a number of us have committed ourselves to...

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April 2014

Welcome to my April blog, Although I missed April and it is now early May the good thing about a blog on a web is there is no print deadline to miss and all my blogs will stay on line. For Christians April is usually the month of Easter, although...

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March 2014

Thank you to those who responded to my last blog. I had 4 responses which were all different. One was quite cool saying they thought all I was stating was what Christians have always believed and nothing particularly radical. So it’s interesting how clearly many Christians have changed their views...

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February 2014

Welcome to my 2nd blog. I hope you enjoyed my 1st – I was reading about blogs recently and was reminded they should not be so much a broadcast as a dialogue, so do respond to these blogs as you feel led. January has Epiphany when we think of the Wise Men...

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January 2014

Not given much to New Year resolutions but I’ve decided to start a blog in 2014.  We have thought for many years of starting a Magazine, Newsletter or something as I do value the opportunity of writing a monthly ‘Rectors Message’ somehow.  But we have a good website so from...

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