On & Off Duty Issue 1104 June 2023

01 Jun 2023

Mental and Spiritual Wellbeing – Brian McCarthy:

Recently I came across an article by Rabbi David Lapin on the difference between fatigue and depletion. It had never dawned on me that there was a subtle difference in the two conditions. I put into practice his suggestions and felt immediately better.

Rabbi Lapin contends that ‘fatigue‘ is where a muscle or your mind has been used to exhaustion and requires rest to replenish and recuperate. Whereas ‘depletion‘ occurs when our spiritual, emotional and intellectual resources are drained; not always through exertion.

He uses a great analogy of an empty glass of water. No amount of resting the glass will refill it.

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On & Off Duty Issue 1116 June 2024

On & Off Duty Issue 1116 June 2024

Prayer Changes things – Deborah Akinlawon QPM: The heartfelt and persistent prayer of a righteous man (person) is able to accomplish much (when put into action and made effective by God, it is dynamic and can have tremendous power) James 5 v16b AMP It’s time to pray...

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On & Off Duty Issue 1115 May 2024

On & Off Duty Issue 1115 May 2024

Will You Wash Others Feet? – Deborah Akinlawon QPM: On Holy Thursday I was invited to the Washing of the feet service at Westminster Abbey. I confess I hadn’t been to such a service before and my first thought was “Oh no! I haven’t had a pedicure in ages!” Once I was...

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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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