Category Archives: love/ life

Under pressure

It is 9:00 am and I am sitting in my pj’s and writing, actually writing to stop myself from beating myself up, because today I had promised myself that I would get up in time to go for a swim, … Continue reading

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On love….

Yesterday I took part in an interview on BBC Local Radio at Radio Sheffield, I was invited to talk about the “God in Love Unites Us” report that was received and voted upon at Methodist Conference last week. Among many … Continue reading

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Speaking out…. we all can!!!

The world we live in has always been a challenging place, it has areas of great and sometimes terrifying beauty, views and vistas that can literally take your breath away. It can be full of love and compassion, a place … Continue reading

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Not moving swiftly on…. (reflecting on love)

Set me as a seal upon your heart, as a seal upon your arm; for love is strong as death, passion fierce as the grave. Its flashes are flashes of fire, a raging flame. Many waters cannot quench love, neither … Continue reading

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re-turning

to begin again, to re-turn, my steps, stumbling, faltering, falling, failing at times, but moving forward, onward, to the source of life, a love that cannot, will not, let me go, drawing me loves’ magnetic power remains irresistible, and should … Continue reading

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Love….

Love has me, love holds me, through my doubts and fears, often unacknowledged, unnoticed, Love does not let me go. + Love has me, love holds me, through rejections, questions, fallings, failings, Love does not let me go. + Love … Continue reading

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Dying and rising…

I am pondering the story of Lazarus ( John 11), not the part where he dies and is subsequently raised, but wondering what if felt like to be released from his grave clothes to a new chance at life. Did … Continue reading

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