Idle Thoughts

Although this blog is mainly about my journey of discerning God’s will for my life, occasionally I have others thoughts and this page contains such blog posts.

  1. An Ordinary Office on Iona – Morning and Evening Prayer on the Island of Iona (07/09/18).
  2. The Gap Between – thoughts on how we make it difficult for each other to understand different points of view (18/06/17).
  3. A Rescue Plan for Humanity – Making the connections to see the rescue in The Resurrection (30/04/17).
  4. At the foot of the Cross – A meditation on Jesus on the Cross (14/04/17).
  5. Silent Thoughts – Thoughts on Apostasy following Martin Scorsese’s film Silence (03/01/17).
  6. Hope Echoes – finding hope in Joseph and the darkness of the day (18/12/16).
  7. Today, I remember – thoughts on Remembrance Day (13/11/16).
  8. The Joy of the Lord is our strength: choosing joy to rise above our troubles (15/08/16).
  9. The Modelling God – thoughts on how we live out the characteristics God calls for (09/05/16).
  10. The Good Shepherd and His Sheepdog – thoughts on Jesus as the Good Shepherd as us as His Sheepdog (17/07/16).
  11. Counting to 10 in Prayer – thoughts after the terrorist attack in Brussels on 22nd March 2016 (17/04/16).
  12. Inside Out: the mission hidden within us – thoughts on the person within ourselves (20/03/16).
  13. A Prayer for the Uncertain by Thomas Merton (23/01/16).
  14. Producing the fruit of the Kingdom – thoughts on how we can be fruitful in our lives (22/11/15).
  15. Gladiatorial Acceptability – thoughts about free speech and understanding each other (01/06/15).
  16. The Prayer of Jabez Extending God’s Kingdom(15/02/15).
  17. The Big D – a post on depression (26/01/15).
  18. Grace, the gift that keeps on giving – Grace found between Jesus’s resurrection and ascension (16/11/14).
  19. We Are Family – Should we view others as strangers, as friends or as relatives?(03/11/14).
  20. Unconditional Investment – mentoring and passing on our gifts (30/03/14).