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Free blog facilities to help Mothers’ Union develop and debate

I’m chuffed today to find Mothers’ Union Diocese of Winchester featured as the firstĀ ‘Website of the Month’ by Corbin Featherstone of Mothers’ Union enterprises. When I started http://www.muwinchester.org.uk nearly two years ago, I had become convinced by friends that WordPress, … Continue reading

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Is it me, or is the programme?

OK I’ve been having a problem recently, as you will have been able to tell from the layout of the last couple of posts, with getting things to layout clearly, with all the gaps and paragraphs I want. If I … Continue reading

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Make over

To celebrate the success of the final essay and the fact it is spring, and inspired by the new WordPress theme ‘Twenty Ten’ I’ve given the blog a bit of a make over. The new header photo was taken by … Continue reading

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Possible new blog layout for future

Just a note to myself to take a better look at Titan a new WordPress blog theme that looks like I might like it – but not till after that essay is nailed!

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Using my first droid

Spotted today that an android app for WordPress was launched last month so thought I’d make it my first marketplace download. So as my first posting via the droid what can I do? Photo (hopefully) of Wolvesey in Winchester in … Continue reading

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Blogging to build community

For the seven years I have been involved in communicating on behalf of Mothers’ Union, I have used the following as my inspiration: “Proclaim the mystery of Christ… clearly. Be wise in the way you act towards outsiders; make the … Continue reading

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Note to self – loading a ‘theme’

From skype with Alec, to load a theme into the Mothers’ Union blog: control panel at Zen you are looking for a directory called “wp” subdirectories wp-content/themes, or similar the zipfile content needs to be unpacked and put in there. … Continue reading

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Where we lack knowledge

Two things happened yesterday which involved me simply not knowing enough to have avoided the problem. Firstly, a call from my son Chris’s school explained that the reason I had not had an invoice for his Grade 3 Oboe exam … Continue reading

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The Ascension

Here’s another sermon, this time dated from 13th May 2007, back in the first year of my Reader Training. This one is an audio file, which usefully comes including the Bible reading that preceeded it: Acts 1:1-14 Ascension – waiting … Continue reading

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Does it have legs?

My vicar is an engineer and likes to operate electronically to the extent I knew he read various Christian blogs. I also know he wants to update our parish website when the webmaster isn’t doing Reader Training like myself, and … Continue reading

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