Interview: Returning To Church

Watch as Sam talks to Jenny about her experience of returning to church after months of streaming from home. If you would prefer to read the transcript you can do so below. What was it that helped you decide to come back to church after the lockdowns? It wasn’t an easy decision.  I have reallyContinue reading “Interview: Returning To Church”

Real productivity

If you possess these qualities in increasing measure, they will keep you from being ineffective and unproductive in your knowledge of our Lord Jesus Christ. 2 Peter 1.8 From David King Assessment, assessment, assessment. Most of my family are going through assessment of some sort or another at the moment. We are particularly aware ofContinue reading “Real productivity”

Are we nearly there yet?

‘Many are the plans in a person’s heart, but it is the Lord’s purpose that prevails.’ – Proverbs 19.21 From Sam Lomas: Recently I was talking to some of our young people at St Pat’s about planning for the future.  We started by asking the question: ‘When you were 5-years-old, what did you want to beContinue reading “Are we nearly there yet?”

Give thanks with a grateful heart

Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; his love endures for ever. – Psalm 107 From Martin Hayward: Maybe it’s because the newspapers are always full of such bad news that I, for one, have become so hardened that it takes a lot to shake me anymore. And perhaps it’s why I haven’tContinue reading “Give thanks with a grateful heart”

A surprisingly good night’s sleep

“At this I awoke and looked around. My sleep had been pleasant to me.” Jeremiah 31.26 From David King I struggle with sleep. I didn’t when I was younger, but now I can find myself lying awake for, at times, 2-3 hours. Often it is a result of worry. There was even a time whenContinue reading “A surprisingly good night’s sleep”