I work in pensions...No, don't go yet! Please!Thanks. Now, as I was saying, I work in pensions. Specifically, I work in the new business department of a wealth management company which processes new pension applications. In the UK it is currently the end of the tax year and, as a result, my place of work … Continue reading It’s Friday…
The next step of my long journey to training for the Readership comes along on Tuesday as I travel to Edinburgh for a 3 hour psychological assessment. A 3 hour psychological assessment! I sometimes worry about whether I'm stable enough to keep writing this blog, so the idea of going through something like that is … Continue reading What if?
The Believer, Mr Brightside, The Professor, Generous John and Gut Truster. These are the betting men, leading the "Ladbrokes life". This group of typical "lads", enjoying some "banter" and getting up to "antics". This few, this happy few, this band of brothers... Sorry, I got carried away there! Anyway, these guys are the new horrendous … Continue reading Life is not a gamble
Do you ever get the feeling that you're missing something? It's not Good Friday until tomorrow, but here I am writing about the crucifixion and resurrection already. And it's in a blog post entitled "Lent Day 39" when it's only day 38 ( I missed a number out near the beginning!). When the film "The … Continue reading Lent Day 39: John 19-20
Today, the Scottish Parliament debate and vote on the Equal Marriage Bill. This is a bill which has seen divisions widened in Scottish society and the Church as well. For Biblical reasons (which I may expand upon at another time) I support the bill. However, there are many within the Church who, for equally valid, … Continue reading A prayer about the Equal Marriage Bill in Scotland. And beyond.