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#fridayfootprints are posts sent out every Friday. Each year has a different theme – for 2019 the theme is ‘Gardening with God’.

#fridayfootprints – Friday 3rd July 2020

One day when the mankind takes stock of what has transpired over the last 100 or so years they will perhaps think back to the times they could have spent in quiet communion with God instead of gathering in hordes … Continue reading

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#fridayfootprints – Friday 26th June 2020

Our new normal is a place totally unfamiliar to most us. Like ballet dancers, or musicians, or performers of any ilk, the final product of what we produce on stage, is only a fraction of the time, effort and dedication … Continue reading

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#fridayfootprints – Friday 19th June 2020

As the night deepens and sleep continues to evade me, I try to take my focus away from the sound of the frogs nightly chorus and then the sudden pauses of silence that I know are due to a stray … Continue reading

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#fridayfootprints – Friday 12th June 2020

People around the world are grappling with the concept of a new normal whilst at the same time yearning for many of the aspects of the old tried and tested recipes of their pre Covid-19 social existence. Yet the new … Continue reading

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#fridayfootprints – Friday 17th April 2020

There are place in my head that are scary places to visit when my imagination goes into overdrive. Our imagination is also what feeds all the fake news we find on every platform. Fake news relies on the plausible, plays … Continue reading

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#fridayfootprints – Friday 10th April 2020

A glance at the world today shows that many lives are literally ‘hanging on a thread.’ Not just their lives, but also their Faith! Faith in humanity, faith in political leadership, faith in technology and faith in God. In the … Continue reading

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#fridayfootprints – Friday 3rd April 2020

“Lonely looking sky, lonely sky, lonely looking sky. And being lonely makes you wonder why.” (Words from the lyrics of a Neil Diamond song of the same name.) But what of the bench? A lonely bench placed to watch a … Continue reading

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#fridayfootprints – Friday 20th March 2020

Social Distancing! A concept forced upon us by the COVID19 pandemic but something that Christians should be doing every Lent. That 40 day journey into the wilderness that makes up our spiritual core. Social distancing is a chance to get … Continue reading

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#fridayfootprints – Friday 6th March 2020

Sunrise and sunset. Two of the most beautiful scenes enjoyed by mankind all over the world. Yet at the same time, both scenes show the sky in colour and the world in silhouette form. The detail is lost against a … Continue reading

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#fridayfootprints – Friday 28th February 2020

Living on borrowed time! Time that has been “lent” to us. Time that has been given, along with all the gifts at God’s disposal. Gifts that are there for us to use – to His Glory! Perhaps this is now … Continue reading

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