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Unity of... what? Chapter 25

Quaker faith & practice chapter 25 is short chapter, at only 15 passages. I’ve read it a couple of times before – but always to find out ‘what Quakers say about’, and not for personal inspiration. 798 more words


Before parenthood and late at night when I had not been able to sleep, like many people I flipped through TV channels. A couple of times I caught a few minutes of… 339 more words

Birmingham exhibition

Monday 23rd January 2017 4.00-6.30pm Wolfson Centre, Level 4, Library of Birmingham Since the middle of the 17th century Birmingham and Warwickshire have been major centres of Quaker activity. Desp…

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How Golden is our Globe?

As a father of a young child, I’m lucky if I make it through a newscast in the evening let alone the Golden Globe Awards. 337 more words

My Top Five Books in 2016

In 2016, I didn’t enjoy that many books. I admit that I didn’t read all that much, but also… I didn’t really like much of what I’ve read. 562 more words


11.23: three months?

This morning before Meeting I read passage 11.23 of Quaker faith & practice. It’s a short passage, and it says:

It has been found in general that it can take up to three months for a member to familiarise themselves with their ‘new’ area meeting. 467 more words

New Year, New Thing

The Book of Isaiah includes one of my favourite texts – and one that speaks to the heart of the Vineyard way.

“See I am doing a new thing! 840 more words

Journeys In Ministry