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Fearfully and Wonderfully Made [book]

In a sense, this sort of starts as a book review and ends as a blog post… I first read this book quite some time ago.  It is by Paul Brand (and Philip Yancey – my impression is that Paul … Continue reading

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The Amazing Technicolour Pyjama Therapy. [book]

This is a book about chronic illness.  It’s written by a doctor who has experienced M.E.  This gives it the potential to be good on more than one level, and it is! I should probably point out at the outset … Continue reading

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Ordination blogging, round 3.

I am so far behind with this blogging malarkey. My first ordination blog, about my second ‘chat with the vicar’ was posted back at the start of May.  The second blog about my first meeting with the DDO came at … Continue reading

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Ordination, part 2.

No, the title doesn’t mean I’m about to become a bishop.  One step at a time, eh? Three months ago, I said I’d keep you posted, and it turns out I haven’t been very good at that.  I was sitting … Continue reading

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Ordination.

Ok, so I was struggling with a title.  It’s Star Wars day, so I thought maybe I’d go for: — .-. -.. .. -. .- – .. — -. Because, you know, ‘use the Morse, Luke’.  But I figured that … Continue reading

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A covenant.

So, here’s the update on our first Sunday at our new church. It actually went pretty well 🙂  There were a number of little encouragements – we were sat behind some friends, in front of others, and across the aisle … Continue reading

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Amputating myself.

It’s fast approaching the point where the pain of writing will be less than the pain of keeping this stuff rattling around my head. #change — Nick Parish (@Longingtobeholy) January 9, 2016 New year, eh?  I wonder if you’ve made … Continue reading

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