Certain Hope

Jesperanto  (he’s behind you...) (Dickinson:) "Hope is the thing with feathers – that perches in the soul..." (Tutu:)  "Hope is being able to see that there is light despite all…

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How did I get here?

I remember sitting on a plastic chair in a dusty field, 8000km from home, and about the same distance from my comfort zone, surrounded by a hundred or so laughing…

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The Fire Lily

I wasn’t a great science student at school, barely scraping through two exams aged sixteen and only waking up in lessons when unusual words were introduced: The Uriniferous Tubules was…

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Soup Run (Salvation Army)

The Salvation Army works with the homeless, those trapped in modern day slavery and people in poverty. For many years volunteers from our church have supported their Soup Kitchen rota…

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Street Pastors

Worcester Street Pastors have operated in Worcester City Centre each Saturday night/Sunday morning since October 2010 – listening, caring and helping. Street pastors are trained volunteers from local churches, led…

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Snapshots of Jesus

Every day we meet, bump into and work with, tens, hundreds, maybe even thousands of people. We exchange brief pleasantries, have deep and meaningful conversations as well as sit in…

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Sunday Night Telly

Major TV channels going head to head with rival big budget productions is nothing new but usually, maybe due to intrusive adverts or plain snobbery, I’m a BBC girl through…

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Anti-social September?

A little late to the party but better late than never as they say, I decided with a great deal of enthusiasm to commit to Scroll Free September. Scroll Free…

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Bathed in light

What a beautiful week of weather we have had! With the hottest day in April since 1949, temperatures reached over 29°C on Thursday. Finally spring has arrived and hopefully it will…

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