Category Archives: Shout outs

Serve thee as thy hosts above

Over at his blog, Lost in Wonder, Love and Praise, my ministerial colleague, fellow ecumenical meanderer, and good friend, Jarel, is hosting a series of interviews exploring vocation – for now focusing on vocation as an ordained minister or religious … Continue reading

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Tom Daley, The God In The Closet, and The Scandal of Coming Out…

Originally posted on Lost in Wonder, Love, and Praise:
“O Lord, you have searched me and known me. You know when I sit down and when I rise up; you discern my  thoughts from far away. You search out my…

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Nothing more to say

My mind has gone blank. There’s plenty out there I could comment on, but I’m not sure what to say. So, here are the words of a couple of friends, one who’s taking on the “Live below the line” challenge, … Continue reading

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i am the vicar, i am

Originally posted on the blog of kevin:
I am the vicar, I am. I am the pastor, the carer, the listener the one with the time to drop everything and I also understand global politics and immigration and I am…

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One calling amongst many

In Methodism the usual term for the role I undertake is “Minister”, but recently Methodism went through the drawn-out process of changing the wording of its founding documents and its constitution in order that the words Presbyter and Deacon are … Continue reading

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My name is…

…not Slim Shady! As mentioned yesterday, I have been engaging over the past couple of days with folk about the Methodist Conference via the wonderful medium of Twitter. My thoughts yesterday clearly had a resonance with others, and one of … Continue reading

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Thinking of you again

This is a quick post to once again say I am thinking of the people of New Zealand after a major earthquake. Just last year I did the same thing. Thankfully, that time the casualties were very low because of … Continue reading

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