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The Apple Harvest

As a child I grew up with two apple trees in our garden. In September my father and I would spend happy hours whacking the branches with a pole and trying to catch the apples before they hit the ground. The apples were bagged and given to friends and neighbours to make bramble and apple [...]

2018-09-25T22:27:02+00:00September 25th, 2018|

The Three Mile an hour God

The Three Mile an hour God A homily preached at Carntyne Parish Church on the Tuesday of Holy Week 2018. John 12: 20-36 ‘I tell you the truth, unless a kernel of wheat falls to the ground and dies, it remains only a single seed. But if it dies, it produces many seeds.’ V24 I [...]

2018-03-31T20:35:38+00:00March 31st, 2018|

Soul Food

Soul Food I’ve started to make home-made soup once or twice a week. I enjoy sourcing the recipes, buying the ingredients and ceremoniously placing my large stainless-steel soup pot on the hob. We tend to enjoy simple soups such as courgette, lentil and bacon, cauliflower and potato. Soups which don’t require too many ingredients. I [...]

2018-02-15T21:00:28+00:00February 15th, 2018|

Service for the Bereaved

The church will be holding a short memorial service for those who have lost a loved one both recently and in the past on Sunday 10th December at 2pm in the church. This service will include prayers, readings, poems, a time of quiet reflection and contemplative music. When you arrive you will be [...]

2017-12-01T21:16:05+00:00December 1st, 2017|

Holy Rest

Today I don’t have as much energy as I usually do. It’s taken me many years to accept that days like this are okay. We are embodied beings and sometimes our bodies get tired, achy, and weary and normally these are clear signs that we need to take some time to rest and recuperate. But [...]

2017-10-30T08:30:19+00:00October 30th, 2017|