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October 3, 2020
October 17, 2020

Cheerful in the Pandemic

Cheerful in the Pandemic          Word on the Week          17th October 2020. The daily paper ran 75 contributions showing how people managed to be cheerful in the Covid crisis when the disease was escalating.   It assumed cheerfulness was in short supply!    It tapped into our basic optimistic, “keep the rules” and “stay safe and wear the […]

October 10, 2020

Biblical Gardens

Biblical Gardens              Word on the Week                     10th October 2020. This week the garden signed off in a blaze of colour as the Virginia Creeper, which clothes the gable end of the house, dropped its leaves.   These tumbled in profusion in a plethora of colours brightening up the garden in a last extravaganza before the […]

October 3, 2020


Doxologies             Word on the Week          3rd October 2020. A doxology is singing which bursts full of praise to our triune God.   It is capable of lifting the spirit into the heavenly places.    It goes to the bone and marrow of Christian identity.   It seizes the golden chain which links earth to heaven above and the […]