On & Off Duty Issue 1098 December 2022

01 Dec 2022

I read this short poem many years ago. The name of the author remains unknown to me. However, their words spoke directly into my heart and I have kept this poem in my pocket ever since. When we reflect on the festive season, with all that comes with it, I believe that the words remind us what Christmas really is all about…

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Big Church Festival – Sat 25th & Sun 26th May 2024

Big Church Festival – Sat 25th & Sun 26th May 2024

Big Church Festival: https://www.bigchurchfestival.comhttps://youtu.be/y0yNb_7gKGo?si=DBVj5zWre_pD1tSY Location is in SUSSEXhttps://maps.app.goo.gl/rd9LaVGxvKHNmgdr7?g_st=ic Campsite opens Fri 1000-2200 Acts start: 1200 Saturday and finish midnight Sunday Campsite...

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On & Off Duty Issue 1114 April 2024

On & Off Duty Issue 1114 April 2024

An Easter Challenge – Deborah Akinlawon QPM: "Hello Son." "Hello Dad." "Did it hurt?" "Yes, but the kiss hurt more than the nails.” I heard this short exchange for the first time this Easter. It was the winning entry for a Radio 4 competition where people were...

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On & Off Duty Issue 1113 March 2024

On & Off Duty Issue 1113 March 2024

You Are the Light of the World – Brian McCarthy: One of the periods I love best from scripture, is the time following the resurrection. Jesus reassured everyone, that everything was just as it was supposed to be. Despite so many things appearing to be to the contrary....

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