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Saturday 31 December 2005
by Wulf
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Resolutions

New Year’s day tomorrow and already talk of New Year’s resolutions is rolling across the blogosphere (well, Maggi is talking about it at least and her thoughts often make ripples in the bit of the pond I pay most attention … Continue reading

Tuesday 20 December 2005
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Herod

Herod is a bad man in the Bible stories of the nativities. He’s a greedy and devious man who orders the slaughter of the innocent. However, I came across an interesting reflection this morning – was he a greedy, self-seeking … Continue reading

Monday 19 December 2005
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No Room at the Inn?

Kester presents an interesting item on his blog, which he entitles Ode to Joseph. It suggests that Joseph and Mary were not put out in the stable of an over-full inn but of a family home – much more scandalous! … Continue reading

Friday 16 December 2005
by Wulf
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The Only Proper Response

This weekend sees the start of the Christmas services at church. They should be good but a poem I found this this morning should help keep everything in the proper perspective: Sharon’s Christmas Prayer, quoted on John Frye’s blog. Tags: … Continue reading

Tuesday 13 December 2005
by Wulf
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Send Tony Blair a Christmas Card

http://www.makepovertyhistory.org Those nice people running the Make Poverty History campaign have made it very easy to send Tony Blair a little Christmas card to encourage him to keep the importance of poverty issues in mind. You’ll find mine somewhere up … Continue reading

Tuesday 13 December 2005
by Wulf
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The Chronicles of Narnia

Last night, Jane and I went to see the Narnia film and came away very impressed. I hesitate to try and venture an objective opinion because, right from the start (where a few scenes were added to explain that the … Continue reading

Tuesday 6 December 2005
by Wulf
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McChurch

I thought this article, The McChurch of Canada, was interesting. The facts and figures of world poverty (sadly still far from history) are contrasted with rampant consumerism that is all too apparent during the Christmas season. Tags: mcchurch, consumerism, christmas