Luncheon: Everything that’s wrong with the church. (Ok maybe not quite everything.)

I thought then about how a word like this points to so much that is wrong with the church. Not that church in particular. Not even churches in general. Just church people and churchy language and why can’t we just be normal? … More Luncheon: Everything that’s wrong with the church. (Ok maybe not quite everything.)

Old Boys Rule

This post comments on the discussion around Mike Pence and the Billy Graham Rule that has been much-debated in the news and social media this week. I have resisted comment, but can do so no longer since reading several articles that pitch the positions as ‘Christian’ v ‘Liberal.’ It is far more complicated than that, and adopts a … More Old Boys Rule

Missing: Snow Days

  Snow had fallen steadily all night long and in the morning I woke in a room filled with light and silence, the whole world seemed to be held in a dream-like stillness. It was a magical day…                                                 Raymond Briggs, The Snowman Today we had a snow day. Well, actually it was a freezing … More Missing: Snow Days