Monthly Archives: May 2017

Sunshine and shadows

On Thursday it was a bank holiday here in France, because it was Ascension Day – it seems strange to me that in a country so determined to keep religion and laicity so firmly separated in the state, most bank … Continue reading

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Thy Kingdom Come…

I love this man! Michael Bruce Curry (born March 13, 1953) is the 27th and current presiding bishop and primate of the Episcopal Church. Elected in 2015, he is the first African American to serve in that capacity. He was … Continue reading

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Telling the Bees

Recently I have been listening a lot to the band Big Big Train – Mr FD introduced me to them – in fact I have their music on continual loop in both cars! Lots of their songs are lovely, but … Continue reading

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Away with the Cyclos Day 4

No, don’t worry, you haven’t lost a day, and I’m not getting that forgetful! I decided to post Day 3 over at Fat Dormouse. You can read about our day visiting villages (and see me as a Young Thing) over … Continue reading

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Last week’s sermon: The Good Shepherd

This is a bit of a cheat, posting my sermon, but I do like to share them. If it doesn’t float your boat then you can hang around for the next installment of the Cyclo’s trip, which I’m hoping to … Continue reading

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Away with the Cyclos Day 2

Hello again! I really need to get on with this “series” – I have 4 days to write up, a bad memory and not that much time to spare! (What I mean by that is that my days are busy, … Continue reading

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Away with the Cyclos. Day 1

Hello dear Readers. Last week we were away with the Cycle Club on their early-year “Training Camp”. Last year we went to Les Londes, but this year the choice was a holiday village in Frèjus. As it was the school … Continue reading

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