The place was so familiar. But it was a new world. Sitting in the chapel, our son ran around his baby cousin excitedly, patting her head and and stroking her face.Read More
Heavyweight World Champion Anthony Joshua says that ‘it takes a certain type of man to become a boxer, to fight for a living….to control your fears.’Read More
Tuesday 18th September 2018. The alarm sounds, the birds sing and the trees sway. The Lord is the same today, as he was yesterday and will be forever.Read More
We’d entered a parallel universe – some pocket of life cut out of the real world. We sat between four hospital walls, some soft furnishings and a bed.Read More
Last Tuesday, I gave evidence in court for an asylum seeker in our church. Beforehand, his barrister ran through how we should address the judge. When I entered court …Read More
The tears slip from my eyes and darken the dust by my feet. Two days have passed and they’re still falling. But here I sit, in the shadow of his tomb, my shoulders…Read More
The other day I went shopping. When I came to pay, the lady behind the counter did something which really took me by surprise.Read More
Running in my new Nikes was like running on air. And I’d just signed up for a half-marathon. Aiming for the golden 13.1 miles, I added mile after mile to my training routine.Read More
It’s been the coldest winter I can remember. It’s been a pretty cold spring so far too.
But last week, the sun finally got its hat on and we rejoiced.Read More
I live in a flat. Built a few years ago, it’s been an easy place to live. No crumbling walls. Easy to heat. All in good working order.Read More
I’ll admit it. I still think The Rock is ‘The Great One.’ My eleven-year old hero worship lingers on.
He was the WWE ‘People's Champion.’ …Read More
One of the best things about this time of year is scoffing leftover Creme Eggs.Baker and author, Ruby Tandoh, feels the same way.Read More
When my son was born, my wife and I had endured seven scans, conversations with consultants about a possible oesophagus malfunction, and several growth abnormalities.Read More
Having a feast at work has become a regular fixture.Someone will collect a box of unwanted food from M&S, a couple of us will re-create Ready, Steady, Cook, and …Read More
Last week the so-called ‘Beast from the East’ roared across the UK.
Social media went berserk with snow-glazed streets and stories of burst pipes.Read More
I am prone to making poor meal-time decisions. Sometimes, it’s a cookie for breakfast. Sometimes, it’s pie and chips for dinner.Read More
I just put my son down for his morning nap. We spent morning playing and reading books. We spent morning playing and reading books.Read More
I spend most of my time with my son.
You’ll find us hanging out in just about any of the day’s twenty-four hoursRead More