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The Gospel According To Bagpuss

Did you grow up watching Bagpuss? A young girl named Emily owns a shop. (This oddity is never explained) She goes out and finds things that are lost and broken and brings them back to her shop. The creatures who … Continue reading

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Getting Off The Treadmill

When I became a Vicar, I thought I was setting off on a wonderful journey, to do great things for God.  I was prepared for it to be scary and difficult.  I was up for that.  But I was not … Continue reading

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God Gave Rock and Roll to You (but not to me)

Heavy Metal Hymns at a Christian Arts festival. Not my natural habitat – but a friend’s band* was playing so there I was. I felt very ignorant when the lead singer explained to us that we were going to experience … 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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