GSC 3 February 2019

February 3, 2019
If you’re an interfering-type of person like me it can be quite frustrating if you’re helping a young child do something, be it paint a picture, or some bit of…

GSC 27 January 2019

January 27, 2019
One of those no doubt apocryphal stories about the Royal Family is that one day someone asked one of the Queen’s household, “Does Her Majesty prefer High Church or Low…

SMC 6th January 2019

January 6, 2019
Many of you have been away over Christmas and as the Christmas season comes to its end, many clergy, including me, are looking forward to their breaks away so I’m…

SMC 13 January 2019

January 13, 2019
A few months ago I was visiting some of my godchildren and the five year old sat me down in front of her chalk board and wanted us to play…

SMC Christmas Eve 2018

December 24, 2018
Never work with children or animals, they say. And while the life of the parish priest doesn’t really involve much work with animals - ignoring our three cats -  it…