Louise’s Blog2017-02-20T23:30:09+00:00

Advent Prayer

Dear God, in a world which is so full of beauty and pain, loveliness and cruelty we hold onto your transcendent presence at times with the mere brush of our fingertips.  Life is so [...]

November 29th, 2018|

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 [...]

September 25th, 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 [...]

February 15th, 2018|

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, [...]

October 30th, 2017|

Summer Ponderings

There’s a lot of talk at the moment worldwide about the church of the future. There’s an endless amount of books, sermons, training programmes and conferences on the subject. As a minister I often feel [...]

August 29th, 2017|