Tag Archives: poetry

If Jesus chose to return today? An Advent reflection

I’ve been preparing some Advent materials, and in doing so found this old reflection, dated November 2006, so as I started Reader Training and before this blog was started! It is by way of a response to the following questions: … Continue reading

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Ordination Retreat and it’s wildlife

For Winchester Diocese, like Portsmouth, ordination retreats are held at the beautiful Park Place and Wickham in the Meon Valley. ┬áLast week was my Diaconal retreat, shared with those being ordained to the priesthood in our diocese. There were periods … Continue reading

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Poem: The challenge of your passing #RemembranceDay

The challenge of your passing I don’t know you, I never did. When we met, you’d gone. Then, I recognised you By the Union Jack, A uniform cap, The young lover, brightly dressed. Family brave faced, and broken; Symbols of … Continue reading

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The Sky Dancers – an original poem

Nothing is wasted, especially not my journeys to college. Driving back and forth I love watching for wildlife, and take particular joy in the Red Kites of Berkshire and Oxfordshire, which have previously inspired my Plough ‘Sunday’ grace. I first … Continue reading

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