Thought for the Month January 2023 The beginning of a New Year has dawned and I pray it will be happy one for each and every one of you. I think it’s true to say that each year brings mixed blessing for many people. We all have our highs and our lows, our triumphs andRead more

Thought for the Month December 2022 Well here we are again, Advent. Now let’s get a little moan out of the way first. It’s probably an age thing with me, but time really does seem to be going faster and faster. Not only that, so many things seem to be changing and not always forRead more

Thought of the Month November 2022 Cast your mind back to early August. The Queen was still alive and Boris was still Prime Minister. So recent, but it seems an age ago, doesn’t it?  Newspaper headlines then were dominated by the Archie Battersbee case. It was also the time of the Lambeth Conference, with JustinRead more

Thought for the Month October 2022 God, where are you in all this? There seems to be nothing good going on in the world anymore don’t you think? When you watch the news, read the newspaper or overhear a polite conversation, the status quo is one of doom and gloom. We have the war inRead more

The Paradox of Royal Servanthood Reflections following the immediate aftermath of the death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II As I write these thoughts, it is now two days since the sad announcement of the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and our thoughts and prayers remain with her family. As the Royal familyRead more

Thought for the Month August 2022 A short Summer thought I hope that many of you will have, or already have had, a Summer Break. We all need time to relax and enjoy ourselves, but also to take stock of our lives. Even Jesus took time out, and as when read, he often went offRead more