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What has Covid done for me? Positives and Opportunities

6 March 2021 Lent Breakfast. When someone spoke in hushed tones of the BIG C, they were invariably speaking about Cancer but the BIG C that has held the headlines in recent times is Coronavirus. A virus that has swept … Continue reading

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Being Connected

I’ve been thinking about this a lot lately and preached on this last week, but I wanted to expand our conversation about being connected this morning and I want to look especially at what we mean by  being connected before … Continue reading

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Are we there yet?

Well, if you are talking about Covid, yes, with the vaccine roll out we seem to be closer to the lockdown ending.  Albeit, there seem to be several steps to go and it will depend on what happens as a … Continue reading

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Your Cell will Teach you Everything

“ Go and sit in your cell and your cell will teach you everything,” said Abba Moses to a brother who came to him and asked him ‘for a word’. From the third to the sixth century, in the deserts … Continue reading

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Beginning Anew

How are you doing with your New Year’s resolutions?  Did you make any?  If you are like most people you will have slipped a bit or not even got started.  In the days when we could go to the gym, … Continue reading

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What stories are we telling ourselves?

We talk to ourselves constantly and tell ourselves stories about what has happened and what will happen.  This morning it was overcast and dull and depressing and rain was predicted for later and I was already telling myself that I … Continue reading

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If these feelings are grief, then what?

In my last blog contribution, I suggested that the uncomfortable feelings many of us are feeling are feelings of grief.  So is there anything we can do to feel more comfortable, especially as we are entering a further period of … Continue reading

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What we are feeling may be grief

Human beings need connection – physically, person to person.  That was brought home to me a couple of Sundays ago when I returned to church for the first time.  Yes, we were spaced out and we wore masks. But people … Continue reading

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How shall we sing the Lord’s song in a strange time?

It seems like a very long time since Sunday 15th March. That was the last time the Choir sang for a Sunday service at St. George’s.  We finished singing for Evensong that evening not knowing we wouldn’t sing together in … Continue reading

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Preparing to Open

Last week my husband and I were lucky enough to escape from lockdown, in our motorhome as soon as campsites opened. We headed for the northeast coast as we didn’t know the area at all and we certainly didn’t want … Continue reading

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