Monthly Archives: March 2010

Chocoholic

I like chocolate; no doubt it’s a favourite. There’s nothing like a little square after a meal, or before a meal, or during a meal, or instead of a meal. But, after watching this documentary the taste is somewhat bitter. … Continue reading

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Poo Patrol

I made a formal complaint; I called the hotline. I was plotting something a bit more sinister when I came across the phone number on the little signs. “No dog fouling. Fixed penalty £40.” The previous evening I had tracked … Continue reading

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Lenten Confession

Merciful Jesus, you came to those who would receive you, those who would accept you, those who would believe in you, trusting not only in their need to confess their hopeless state, but to welcome you as King and Saviour. … Continue reading

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Holy Importance

Some years ago I attended a seminar on executive efficiency, or maybe it was a book I read…can’t remember. What I do remember is a little chart with four quadrants to help divide daily tasks. It’s a helpful little device … Continue reading

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Charging Windmills

I felt a bit like Don Quixote this weekend, charging windmills. Only we had no horse, no armour or weapons and we were actually looking at wind turbines instead of wind mills. It was my first time to see one … Continue reading

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Lenten Prayer

Lord, have mercy, Christ have mercy, Lord have mercy. Jesus, you said to your disciples on the night of your last supper, “you will all become deserters of me.” They all denied it, promising their unending devotion, and yet all … Continue reading

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St. P******’s Day

Growing up in school as a child I learned well the lesson that March 17 required the wearing of something green. Those who failed to do so were duly punished throughout the day with a pinch from their classmates. “But, … Continue reading

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Teddy Bear Sunday

Last year I promised the kids of the church that every year, on the anniversary of my induction as minister of Cadzow Parish Church we would have our picture taken together. On the week prior, during the children’s address I … Continue reading

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Funny

Our church is in the midst of a stewardship campaign and I’m preaching my fourth sermon today on the importance of giving. Here’s a joke that may bring a smile to an otherwise difficult topic. There’s a story about a … Continue reading

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This will take your breath away… Start Freedom

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