Archives March 31, 2017

Lent 4: Prayer & Senses

Well, we are nearly four weeks into Lent and I am wondering how it has been for you? [iframe id="iframe_container" frameborder="0" webkitallowfullscreen="" mozallowfullscreen="" allowfullscreen="" width="550" height="400" src="" I hope that you have been able to find some time for reflection amidst the busy-ness of daily living. That is always a challenge for me – but…

Read more

What is Prayer?

  There are probably as many different thoughts on prayer as people in the world, and this is the thing that I want to assure everybody with – no-one, but no-one thinks they are any good at it. The kind of prayer that we may have been taught at our Grandmother’s knee or in Infant…

Read more

Lent Talks 2017 #1 Prayer and Place

Introduction Several years ago, I had a conversation with an elderly member of a congregation. We got on to talking about prayer and how hard it sometimes was to pray. As the conversation continued, I was surprised at some of the questions I was being asked…. Here was a faithful churchgoer of, probably, sixty or…

Read more