Leaning Well

Dear Minster and Friends, ‘Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and lean not on your own understanding’ Proverbs 3:5 It is often said that faith and trust are similar concepts and that to put your faith in something is like leaning your weight on something. So to trust a chair is to sit on it […]

Wisdom Amongst the Waves of Foolishness

Dear Minster and Friends, “The proverbs of Solomon son of David, king of Israel: for gaining wisdom and instruction; for understanding words of insight; for receiving instruction in prudent behaviour, doing what is right and just and fair; for giving prudence to those who are simple, knowledge and discretion to the young – let the wise […]

Getting and Giving Gold

Dear Minster and Friends, True wisdom is often associated with understanding real worth and value. This time of year is traditionally known as Epiphany – or the twelfth day of Christmas, or the day you take your decorations down…or the day of celebrating the coming of the Wise Men with gifts to the infant Jesus. […]