Easter Hope from Suffering

In the height of summer sitting outside my caravan under a tree in Oxford, the chill of Easter seems far away. Yet a few days ago those balmy days came back me when I found a book given to me by my cousin over that holiday. More to the point, it’s heart rending story reminded [...]

Christ as Welcome

I suppose, in a way, I am a professional wedding goer. By that I mean I am often invited to conduct weddings in hotels and other grand venues. Now I am usually there very early to make sure everything is ready for the ceremony. As a result, I get on the chat with the staff. [...]

Decisions! Decisions! Decisions!

Matthew 25.31-41 Isaiah 58.1-3;6-8 It strange how small decisions, made by others, can affect us. Take this week. As you may know, we have a successful St Luke’s Facebook page. I regularly put on it prayers, stories and sayings which then automatically get sent to those who have indicated they like the page. Up until [...]