Category Archives: College Life

In Memory #HolocaustMemorialDay #NeverAgain

Today, just now in fact, the Cambridge Theological Federation came together to collectively remember the 11 million victims of the Holocaust and all those who have been victims of genocide. There is so much I could say, but in the … Continue reading

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Go West

As any reader of this blog is likely to have noticed, I consider myself a West Country Boy. I wasn’t born and bred there, but I do think of myself as having grown up there. It’s certainly where I call … Continue reading

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To the glory of God

As anyone reading this blog regularly will know, today is the day the committee meets to station those of us who finish our initial training to be Presbyters in the Methodist Church this summer. Anyone who read my previous post … Continue reading

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Put me to what you will…

Tomorrow, my world changes. Tomorrow, everything I’ve come here to Cambridge for becomes a whole lot more real and focussed. As mentioned in this post, tomorrow is when those of us who are scheduled to leave Cambridge and the other … Continue reading

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What have I done? What have I undertaken? What was I thinking of?

Today is the beginning of the third week of lectures this term. (Yes, I know, it’s a Thursday, but that’s the day University of Cambridge lecture weeks begin – I never said Cambridge wasn’t an odd place!) Generally my term … Continue reading

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#newyetcontinuing

Tomorrow, lectures start, well, unless you’re studying for the MA in Pastoral Theology that some of my fellow students are undertaking, in which case they started on Monday! Okay, so, start again. Tomorrow, for most of us, lectures start. Indeed, … Continue reading

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Rank me with whom you will (#inthenavy)

Today Commodore Mark Slawson RN, Commanding Officer (CO) of HMS Sultan, home of the Royal Navy’s Marine and Aeronautical Engineering Schools, will be overseeing the process of informing men and women, Rates and Officers, that they are being made redundant. … Continue reading

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