Finding Parables in our Work

Dear Minster and friends, I often comment/preach/ bang on.. that the parables of Jesus are not taken from the world of romantic rural metaphors, but from the world of work. The sermons he preached used the analogies of the economy and the environment Jesus lived in to help people grasp afresh the relevance and the […]

Being Understood and Misunderstood

Dear Minster and Friends, “Look at the birds of the air, they neither sow nor reap nor gather into barns, and yet your heavenly father feeds them. Are you not of more value than them?”Have you been understood and misunderstood? In these last few weeks since the death of my father, I have been going […]

Called and Callings

Dear Minster and Friends, I feel like the new term is now fully upon us. In families, every child has moved up a year, for teachers each class is new, and with them the parents and children they will have to get to know.  In our church life we have a new year of Alpha […]