• Archive: Advent

Pray

Dec 1

I shamelessly stole this idea. I saw it on the wall of my friend’s church. I am shameless! 400 twinkly lights from B&Q. A handful of tie-wraps and a cat. OK, perhaps you don’t need the cat. Perhaps.

Nursery Rhyme Christingle

Dec 23

The Nursery Rhyme Mass is one of the most interesting developments in sacramental ministry with children that I’ve come across.  Fr Simon and other contributors like Mtr Leah have been using familiar tunes to engage the young and old with the sacraments. I haven’t yet had time to be able to incorporate a regular worship

Justice – Advent, Day 13

Dec 13

Day 13 of the Advent Photography Challenge is Justice. My soul proclaims the greatness of the Lord, my spirit rejoices in God my Saviour; • he has looked with favour on his lowly servant. From this day all generations will call me blessed; • the Almighty has done great things for me and holy is his

Hope – Advent Day 12

Dec 13

Day 12 of the Advent Photography Challenge is Hope. I’m attempting to do the Advent photo a day challenge. I am three days behind because I fit a new hard drive, operating system and new and shiny Lightroom and Photoshop. Am now playing catchup with photos I’ve taken. Check out the Facebook Group.

Steadfast – Advent, Day 11

Dec 13

Day 11 of the Advent Photography Challenge is Steadfast. This is my trusty YJM 100. Essentially, a Plexi – the amp that built rock as we know it. Ask Mr Hendrix! I’m attempting to do the Advent photo a day challenge. I am three days behind because I fit a new hard drive, operating system and

Holy – Advent, Day 10

Dec 10

Day 10 of the Advent Photography Challenge is Holy. This bauble contains the prayers of a 9 year old and some glitter. That sounds pretty holy to me! “Let the little children come to me; do not stop them; for it is to such as these that the kingdom of God belongs.” – The Christ Check

Delight, Advent Day 9

Dec 10

I’ve had an amazing day with some wonderful people!  Holy Nativity‘s Over 50s Lunch Club are a great bunch to spend time with.  Today we had Year 1 singing the cutest carols and an amazing three course meal cooked by Sue (one of the church wardens) and a fantastic team of volunteers. So the photo