Thirty Day Groups

Thirty Days of Prayer This Fall we will be running a program based on the book “Moment by Moment; a retreat in every day life” When we hear the word “retreat” we may have all sorts of reactions. Do I have to go somewhere? Will it be boring? Will someone judge me? Can...

Woodcutters and pilgrims

Yesterday I decided to try my hand at some woodwork. Now, you have to understand, I am not a stranger to this subject and have even build some usable yard furniture (note “usable”). My Dad was a carpenter, trained in the 1940s before the advent of power tools he had a...

In remembrance of me

Today we enter into the Triduum, literally, the “three days”. Maundy Thursday, Good Friday and on through Holy Saturday to Easter. “Wait!” you say, “That is four days”. In our world, yes, but in the world of first century Judaism we would be counting from sunset to...