Monthly Archives: October 2014

The meal

Reflections on the meal last Wednesday… Lavish food and drink – a symbol of God’s generosity, a sense of a foretaste of the heavenly banquet…     Welcoming and welcoming back new and old friends… Sending Peter and Uta with our blessing as they embark on the next part of their journey, moving away, starting… Read more »

Wrestling with God at the bandstand

The park was bathed in sunshine and full of falling leaves today – and it was glorious!   Our focus was based on the brilliant book of meditations ‘Touching the Sacred’ by Chris Thorpe, based around paintings by Jake Lever. Today the image was of the hand of Jacob, held by the hand of the wrestler. Here’s our… Read more »

Bonkers about Conkers

We arrived at the bandstand on this first cold misty autumn morning to be greeted with the sight of a table groaning under the weight of hundreds of conkers.    So what is it all about? We had been asked to bring along something that represented harvest to each one of us. To Paul conkers said it… Read more »