Sit down. Make a list of things you can: hear smell see touch taste How many did you count? Do you think God can speak to you through those things? Say thank you!
Having a one-sided conversation can get very frustrating very quickly. Sometimes our prayers can feel like this, quite often, actually. But I wonder if, even at a time like this, we would really want a noisy, chatty, ‘cooperative’ God? John Updike, in his autobiography, writes, ‘The sensation of silence cannot be helped; a loud and Read More
With Lego or Duplo or any other building blocks, have a go at building a tower. For each brick you add, you could say a prayer. For example, with a red brick, you could say sorry for something; with a blue brick, you could say thank you to God for something; with a yellow brick Read More
This pandemic feels a bit like an endless Holy Saturday, doesn’t it? We hear hourly about the virus and what it is doing, but we don’t know how or when it will end. Holy Saturday – between Good Friday and Easter – must have felt incredibly long to those who knew Jesus. His friends would Read More