Springtime

I have to say that I like our garden at this time of year. The phtograph doesn’t really do it justice because the sun decided to go in just as I was taking it and my phone is not the world’...

Safe Arrival in Fianarantsoa

On Friday it took 10 hours to fly from Paris to Antananarivo, capital of Madagascar. Then on Sunday it took us almost 10 hours to drive the more or less 400 km from Tana to Fianarantsoa. It wasn’...

Sue In Madagascar: First Report

Five thirty in the morning; Southampton airport. Sue set off for her consuting trip to Madagascar. Her first flight is the short hop over to Paris and then she has a ten hour flight down to Antananari...

URBANarmy

URBANarmy Is an interesting blog that’s well worth a look. It describes itself as “a collection of urban missio Dei musings and ponderings. There is an excellent link to a book review site...

Which Translation Should I Use?

There is a good post at Better Bibles Blog on which English language Bible is the best to use. This post is more than a year old. It is quite possible that any links to other websites, pictures or med...

April News

Dear Friends,I’ve been studying with London School of Theology for over a year, but a couple of weeks ago I went up there for the first time for a Study Weekend. It was great to connect what had bee...

Easter in Baghdad

There was a fascinating piece in the Times this weekend about Easter in Baghdad. It’s well worth a read. Thanks to Paul for bringing it to my attention by reading it out in Church on Easter morn...

Pictures

I’ve just installed a new WordPress Plugin called Lightbox that should make looking at photographs a little more interesting. It seems to work nicely. The picture here was one that Sam took on o...

of the Vista; of the alcohol

This is what you get when you translate the simple phrase out of sight; out of mind to and from five different European languages. The confusing link is that French translated mind as ésprit which co...