And the Word was Made… Obscure

Sorry. Well, no I’m not sorry. Actually, I’m cross. I’m having one of those ranting weeks about jargon in church. We all know the risks. “new” people come in. They’ve never been to church before. They’re hoping for something open and authentic. They’re shy and...

read more

Proposals in the Sand

I posted a video on Facebook a few days ago about a very plain grey fish. If you have time, take a look. He has no way, outwardly, of showing how much he wants and needs his mate-to-be; he’s just a plain grey fish. He can’t display a brilliant tail, he has a plain...

read more

Homelessness, Death and Matthew 25

Some months ago now a new homeless man turned up in Wood Green, North London, where I live. Nothing unusual about that; Wood Green is pretty full of rough sleepers who come and go. Some of them are still young and fairly healthy. Others have been sleeping out so long...

read more