Category Archives: Life

Prompt: A World Apart

It’s been a long time since I’ve participated in Sunday Scribblings. Indeed, it had been a long time since I’ve written anything much until a few days ago. This week’s Sunday Scribblings prompt is A World Apart. our eyes have … Continue reading

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What On Earth Is It?

As the singinhg died down, my daughter stepped into the centre of the circle, a small paper-wrapped package in her not much bigger hands. This was her moment. She’d been wearing that self-same smirk for weeks. It was evident that … Continue reading

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BUT

This week’s Sunday Scribblings prompt is “Plan B”. It reminded me at once of a sermon I’m preparing for next Sunday on Joshua and Kaleb’s stand of faith as Israel is about to enter the promised land.   “What a … Continue reading

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What do you write on?

This week’s 3WW words are: dull, race and yawn. Find out more about 3WW by clicking here. Not a question I’d ever thought much about really, until it came up in my writing group yesterday evening. My favourite remains good … Continue reading

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Double Homage

He’s probably the English language’s greatest writer and today is his birthday. Now as I come second to him in writing and also missing sharing the great man’s birthday by just one day, it would seem presumptuous of me to … Continue reading

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Shepherd Or Sheep

Finding the right word is not always easy. Finding it in another language can be even worse. Just over 25 years ago I was preaching one of my first sermons in French. I’d checked it over thoroughly and given it … Continue reading

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