Small acts of defiant hope

The internet is awash with responses to the election of Donald Trump as 45th president of the United States.  Like…

Limited

There are some life lessons I seem to need to learn over and over again, the hard way. This week…

No one likes a bragger

Donald Trump is a pathological bragger. I have just watched this CNN interview in which he’s unable to resist responding to…

Soulfulness

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about energy. I’ve become painfully aware that my reserves are finite and I can’t…

The Inner Ring

In Dialogue with C. S. Lewis I’m stinging with a thousand paper cuts today- a thousand tiny slights, some real,…

Hide and seek

I was reading the end of John’s gospel the other morning and something struck me in a way it hadn’t…

Being useful by being well

Have you ever come across that Christian poster that says something like, “If you were arrested for being a Christian,…

Unplugged

Apparently the post-holiday sense of well-being doesn’t last too long. We got back from the mountains above Evian two days…

Five reasons to slow down

5 Reasons to slow down (out of a possible million and three)   I have just emerged from a season…