Spirituality

Recall notice

Recall notice

Product description of all recalled items: Units of all ages, all types, and all models of Homo sapiens. Defect: Loss of direction Foul vocal emissions Amnesia of origin Lack of peace and joy Selfish or violent behaviour Depression or confusion Fearfulness Idolatry Rebellion This defect has been identified as “Self Induced Negativity” more commonly known as […]

Life is a journey

Life is a journey

Whether we like it or not, our life is a journey. Even if we haven’t got a destination in view, we are still walking along a spiritual pathway. And the pathway of our life can be rough at times – it can be difficult to keep on the best track. Once Jesus was telling the […]

Stargazing – The Pole Star and The Plough

Stargazing – The Pole Star and The Plough

“And all I need is a tall ship and a star to steer her by” (John Masefield) Stargazing Is a cheap pastime made easier by the clear air and long nights of winter, away from street- lamp pollution. In years gone by, stars were the only means of pathfinding at night; no hobby – a […]

What is the Truth?

What is the Truth?

As we go about our daily lives we get showered with other people’s opinions, which includes good and bad advice. ‘Experts’ tell us: what we should do, what we must avoid, and what is wrong and right. By sifting through all these things, we formulate our own opinions, and we give these different sources a […]

Cruel sneers to a single flower

Cruel sneers to a single flower

(A modern parable written by Jon Howe) Through a grimy, stained glass window she appeared again to laughs and sneers from the kids outside on the street. Silly old Mrs Millar was poking her nose out again. Insults and cruel accusations were thrown at her window like stones, only stones don′t do as much damage […]

Spiritual bankruptcy

Spiritual bankruptcy

Have you ever enjoyed a game of Monopoly? Or should I say, have you ever endured a game or two? It can be exciting if you’ve got a lot of property with hotels and houses. It is also good, if you’ve got some property with a house or two, and therefore you’ve got a slim […]

A testing situation

A testing situation

Many years ago I was kayaking (canoeing), 5 miles out from Clacton in the North Sea. A gale was blowing, and the sea was wild. All the waves had ‘white horses’ on them and that made my slalom canoe terribly difficult to control and keep upright. We had decided to keep together as a pack of […]