Tuneful prayers

I was struck last week as we were as we were at the leader’s retreat at some of the prayers that we sung. Now I suppose I’m old guy when it comes to music though there’s lots of newer songs that I do love to sing. However, when it comes to sung prayer it is…

Paramedic

Our youngest son, Philip, is a paramedic. He guards his privacy with diligence so I won’t give away any details here, but suffice to say he has a demanding job that causes us concern from time to time. Those in EMS are often faced with perils that appear rather suddenly and can come from the…

Praying for Rachel

It might not be serious but anytime one of our loved ones is ill we naturally are concerned.  And of course when it is one of our grandchildren we wish we could rush to her side to give her our love. Turns out Rachel – she’s younger in this photo – is in hospital and…