Family

Thank you to Joanne Borton for this reflection….. What does the word family mean to you? Perhaps like me you think of your own family circumstances. After all this is the family that has partly shaped who you are today. You may be the oldest, the youngest or somewhere in the middle. An only child…

Knitting!

Thank you to Rikki Walker for this reflection on what it means to be family….. “[For my hope is] that their hearts may be encouraged as they are knit together in [unselfish] love, so that they may have all the riches that come from the full assurance of understanding [the joy of salvation], resulting in…

“Am I my brother’s keeper?”

This was the angry retort from Cain way back in Genesis when God confronts him head  on regarding the murder of his brother Abel.  He may equally have said “ I refuse any responsibility towards my brother, I couldn’t care less what happens to him.” In Contrast we read (and listen!) to the story of…

Blood and Earworms

Have you ever had an earworm? I must confess I have a number of earworms as I write this blog. They can be slightly contagious and I’ve been infecting people around me by humming. I’m hoping at this point you know an earworm is basically a song that’s got stuck in your head, and you’re…

It’s been emotional….

A little known hip-hop artist know as NF (which stands for Nathan Feuerstein if you must know) recently became a surprise Hit in the music world. His latest album – “The Search” reached number #1 on the Billboard 200 album list in the summer of 2019. Why am I boring you with music stats that…