Monthly Archives: December 2013

Joseph (Advent Book Club 28 Dec)

(I’m taking part in the Twitter #adventbookclub, which extends from Advent through Christmas and into Epiphany. We are reading “Beginnings and Endings” by Maggi Dawn. My reflections on these will sometimes be put in a blog post.) We don’t hear … Continue reading

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The Word (Advent Book Club 27 Dec)

(I’m taking part in the Twitter #adventbookclub, which extends from Advent through Christmas and into Epiphany. We are reading “Beginnings and Endings” by Maggi Dawn. My reflections on these will sometimes be put in a blog post.) “In the beginning … Continue reading

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Keep it holy (Advent Book Club 26 Dec)

(I’m taking part in the Twitter #adventbookclub, reading “Beginnings and Endings” by Maggi Dawn. Not every day will have a blog post. Although we’re now out of Advent, the readings go on to Epiphany.) Today, Maggi reminds us that Jesus … Continue reading

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The political Gospel (Advent Book Club 24 Dec)

(I’m taking part in the Twitter #adventbookclub, reading “Beginnings and Endings” by Maggi Dawn. Not every day will have a blog post.) He has brought down the powerful from their thrones, and lifted up the lowly; he has filled the … Continue reading

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The Parable of the Wise Innkeeper

Once upon a time, there was an Innkeeper.  Of course, we all know what Innkeepers are supposed to be like: they should be fat and jolly, spending the day laughing and joking with their customers, saying things like “Drinks on … Continue reading

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Magnificat anima mea Dominum (Advent Book Club 23 Dec)

(I’m taking part in the Twitter #adventbookclub, reading “Beginnings and Endings” by Maggi Dawn. Not every day will have a blog post.) Yesterday afternoon and evening we had an Advent Labyrinth in our church. A path through several stopping points, … Continue reading

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Let’s hear it for Shepherds! (Advent Book Club – 21 Dec)

(I’m taking part in the Twitter #adventbookclub, reading “Beginnings and Endings” by Maggi Dawn; not every day will have a blog post.) I must have taken awkward pills this morning (funny – I’m sure the packet said ‘ibuprofen’ …). When … Continue reading

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