Its a curious thing waiting for a diagnosis. There’s the waiting. The hanging around knowing you are expectant for something. The hoping, that what you suspect is wrong isn’t or that some miraculous healing will have occurred since the last hospital visit. And the Crying, the emotionsl realisation, if not of what is wrong, at… Continue reading Crying, waiting, hoping
So a raft of Bishops from Traditional, Conservative and even some moderate Churches are boycotting the Dublin Primates conference. While I am sad that they won’t be represented,and concerned that moderate and doctrinally conservative theology may be under-represented in Dublin, I guess I am not surprised. Their stated reason for not attending seems to be… Continue reading Dublin and the ECUSA Accused
We are imminently expecting a new baby at the Rectory. It’s our ‘5th’ Child and despite being ‘old hands’ (with a little too much emphasis on old) its as an exciting event for us as number 1 was. But in that statement lies the dilemma I have felt since we were pregnant with our 3rd… Continue reading At a loss
I know, its old hat – but a debate has kicked off in the rectory about my renaming and reverting of the name of this blog. As discussed previously here & here. So over to my 3 (apparently I underestimated) readers to decide. Shall I rename – vote now using the poll in the side… Continue reading A Poll
Well Happy New Year to both my readers! OK, so yet again I am a little behind the times on things. If you read this regularly you’ll know I am not in the habit of making resolutions. But this year it is an intention to get serious about this blogging lark or to give it… Continue reading Happy (belated) New Year
A Narrative talk for Christmas Day. I can’t really believe we are here. We’ve been journeying for so long. It was months ago we first started to see the signs of his coming. The portents were there if you knew where to look. And then that star – so unlike any we’ve seen in our… Continue reading Christmas Morning
Ok, Fame might be pushing it a bit. But we made the local rag!