THE MILLSTONE GOES!

As Hub walked towards me on the crowded railway concourse today he had a spring in his step which I haven’t seen for a long time. He had come to pick me up from the station (I’ve been away retirement-housing-hunting for a coupla days). I know why. The millstone has finally fallen from round his […]

RESULT!!

In line with our ‘policy’ of encouraging people in the church to discern their gifts and to begin using them, I asked one of our churchwardens, with whom I work closely, if she would consider going forward to the selection board to see if she was the right person to train as a Reader (lay […]

WOMEN ARE DOING IT FOR THEMSELVES …

Following my recent post on whether we women are complicit in our lack of representation in the decision-making processes of our church, I am intrigued to learn today that some of the senior women clergy are taking things a step further. (pic from http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/1568909/Women-priests-and-their-continuing-battle.html) There is a year’s course running, to ‘coach’ them for more […]