abide I September Sunday Evenings

Yesterday morning I actually did a double take at my phone… believe it or not, we are now officially (fan fare please…) in the month of September!!? Through the summer months we’ve been taking a break from our Sunday evening online messages, but this...

How to pray for Afghanistan

Like many, I find the news of the Taliban take-over of Afghanistan deeply disturbing. The emotions range from profound sadness, extreme anger and a deep disbelief at the apathically slow response of much of the international community. It can be even harder to know...

Starting again… again…

Japan Olympics 2020… in 2021? Confused…?   Don’t know if you were all “sported”-out after Wimbledon and the Euros – but it is great to see the “World’s-first-postponed-Olympic-games” finally getting underway!...

Simone Bile and the Secret of True Strength

It was a moment she’d been preparing for her the last five years – proudly representing the United States of America again at her second Olympic games… But from the her first gymnastics performance Simone Biles was aware that something wasn’t...