The trees are talking

Dodging the showers, I went for a stroll in the woods this morning. And as I wandered, I also wondered. For the large trees that surrounded me must have seen many more years than I. They would have lived through times of peace and trouble, times of calm and turmoil and periods of continual change. [...]

Passing on our faith

PASSING ON FAITH Reflect: Faith has skipped a generation. Grandparents try to compensate, a little desperate, perhaps too late, but trying, guilt-struck, caring, mixed up as our world to date.   They wish church stones would speak a little louder, as stained glass pic- tures used to. In this new elastic culture, Facebook, virtual games [...]