Silence Challenge day 2

Yesterday I experienced silence in a chapel, today I sat looking out into my garden. Yesterday I was reminded of the connection I have with other people, today it was all about creation. I found it difficult to settle today and needed a particular focus, so I watched the birds darting in and out of … Continue reading Silence Challenge day 2

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Silence Challenge Day 1

And so it begins. I started the day with 5 minutes of silence, joined by a small group of students from the college where I work. On reflection, it was a great way for me to begin, since it gave me people to chat to afterwards! There was no fuss and we didn't use anything … Continue reading Silence Challenge Day 1

Sunflowers

I have always loved sunflowers. I have a favourite mug with Van Gogh's Sunflower painting on, I have sunflower coasters and countless other sunflower 'stuff' that makes me smile. I often wonder why I love these flower so much. The bright yellow colour is a good start and the way they seem to nod their heads in agreement … Continue reading Sunflowers

Dare to …

Dare to follow your dreams as far as you can, whatever your age Live well Laugh Dare to live honestly, in the rainy days as well as in the sunshine Love Share, with outrageous generosity And may the God of love, who is closer than your breath, live with you and bless you

At Home

I recently found something I wrote early last year and I have found it helpful to revisit. I have been thinking a lot about being at home recently. Being at home in myself, being at home with God and being at home with those around me. What does that look like and feel like for … Continue reading At Home