Reflections 12th September 2010
On Monday I had a couple of conversations with people who voiced concern about the plight of those caught up in wars and natural disasters. There was also criticism of the “moral laxity’ of wealthier countries who seem to have neglected the plight of less fortunate nations. My answer to Read...
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Reflections 29th August 2010
“Don’t sweat the small stuff” is a saying often used when people are worrying about relatively unimportant matters. Jesus says “Therefore I tell you, do not worry about your life, what you will eat, or about your body, what you will wear. For life is more than food, and the Read...
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Reflections 22nd August 2010
Through the daily Eucharist readings this week, we have been exploring some of Jesus parables describing the Kingdom of Heaven. What Jesus actually describes is not, the physical attributes of the Kingdom of Heaven, so much as the owner/ruler of the Kingdom, and the desire of the owner to gather Read...
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Reflections 15th August 2010
A teenage girl at holiday camp was torn between two sets of friends. Some of them were sunbathing on the jetty, saying to her “stay with us.” But her other friends were in a rowboat saying “no, come with us.” There she stood, one foot on the jetty, the other Read...
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