Monthly Archives: May 2014

Will England win the world cup? Mission Impossible? The difference between hoping and confidence

The world cup is fast approaching. England played last night and whilst they won 3-0 they weren’t playing the best opposition in the world, their victory does give us some hope. I don’t think that many (or any?) people expect … Continue reading

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The one about being told to like things

I can’t stand those pictures on facebook that tell you to click ‘like’ if you like them. It’s ridiculous because surely if I like something on facebook, then it’s highly likely I’m going to click like. I understand of course … Continue reading

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The one Without the Nettle and Grass Smoothie

Chocolate fountains are great with all that none stop chocolate being pumped out. The only thing sad about chocolate fountains is that often you are given fruit to dip into them and that leaves me wondering why anyone would want to … Continue reading

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Fragile unless full

This is an example of one of the explanations we use at the start of our services, see my page on creative communication. Have an empty plastic bottle and take the lid off before the service. Talk about how it is your … Continue reading

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You are a genius

My Satnav has a Homer Simpson voice. When you arrive at your destination, Homer says ‘you have reached your destination and you can hold your head up high because you are a genus’. It’s a funny moment, but the fact … Continue reading

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The one with more food than I could eat

We are currently celebrating my Dad’s 70th Birthday and part of the celebration involved a meal at the Red Hot Buffet in Manchester. I have never seen so much food in one place! There was food to eat from various … Continue reading

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Have you heard of FOMO?

There is an increasing concern that many people today are suffering with FOMO (the Fear Of Missing Out). Social media is great for staying connected but one of the problems with it is that it often shows just the edited … Continue reading

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The one where I realize that I am not God’s special advisor

I believe in prayer. I believe that prayer is about talking to God and that it doesn’t have to be religious or about using long words. I pray to God about a lot of things and have seen amazing answers … Continue reading

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The one where my wife is my friend

My wife likes to swim and she goes to a local gym. This weekend she was allowed to take a friend for free and she chose me! We had a good evening and were grateful to our friends who looked … Continue reading

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The one where my daughter was well behaved

I have a daughter who has special needs who we home school. I had an appointment with a financial advisor today and needed to take her with me, so I packed an mp3 player and headphones and we made it … Continue reading

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