Monthly Archives: January 2014

Cracked pots and treasure

The problem with being a Vicar is: You’ll never do all that needs to be done.  You can never be all things to all people – and people can have such high expectations of what they “need” the Vicar to … Continue reading

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No-one told me these things either…

More things that I have had to figure out for myself… If the phone rings at 5 past 9 on a Monday morning, it is probably a funeral director. It’s a little known fact that the animals in Noah’s ark … Continue reading

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Nobody ever told me…

There are some things that I learnt at theological college: important things like ethics and the stages of grief and how to preach. There are other things I learnt from the Vicar who trained me: important things, like how to … Continue reading

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What makes a Ridiculous Vicar?

A Vicar who is prone to getting the giggles at deeply inappropriate moments.   “But that bald head was so BIG….I could have done a HUGE ash cross on it” A Vicar who feels deeply guilty about overworking – and yet … Continue reading

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