October 4th being the feast of St Francis of Assisi this is a good time to meditate on an aspect of his life that gets little mention - his walk to Egypt in 1219. As part of his commitment to poverty he refused to ride
This is a blog post I recently wrote for Whirlow Spirituality Centre in Sheffield. It was edited and appeared slightly differently so I thought I would publish the original on my own blog as it is very personal.
We crossed the threshold of the Church of
In these blogs I am reflecting on four elements that I believe lead to good guiding and in fact help us to negotiate difficult passages in life. These elements carry a charge that makes for real change. I quoted the great romantic poet William Wordsworth
Four elements that allow us to flourish.
To mark a return to my blog after a year and the revamping of my website I want to offer some new thoughts in the form of fresh blogs. To begin with I want to reflect on four practices that
On the 23rd of June 2016 the UK voted to leave the EU. I remember David Dimbleby saying rather sombrely 'we're out'. I had watched the coverage, as I do most votes, sitting up in bed, eyelids drooping, my wife stirring in her sleep and