I was reading a friend-of-a-friend’s blog the other day. The person was thinking stuff along the lines of, “Why are we told that we are nothing without God? Why are people who don’t have God – nothing? Even when they do amazing things? … ‘The difference is that the Christian people have God. But I … Read moreSpot the Difference
Went to see Harry Potter IV… It must have been hard working out how to put such a big book into a few hours, but the bits they missed out were pretty much anything that relieved a tense situation. To be honest, it kind of felt like I was watching The Empire Strikes Back – … Read moreGoblet of Fire
I handed in my first assignment on Friday. In fact, I think I was overly productive last week (wrote an assignment, read a book, wrote a book review, scrawled a sample essay question), which is probably why I’m finding it so hard to get down to doing anything much this week. On the other hand, … Read moreStudiously avoiding study
So I have a few minutes to spare before coffee-and-scones-time in the College… Maybe now is the time to reflect on my Autumn Soul experience! Warning – long post! The first question people keep asking is, ‘was it weird to not be on stage?’. And the honest answer is, “Yes!” – could it be anything … Read more3.8 Days Later
Autumn Soul at prayer on the Saturday evening. I’ll write more about my experiences of the weekend soon. Another great photo from Ross & Kathryn!
I’m sitting at the desk in the Edgehill Library, finishing off some preparation for the weekend – in thirty minutes’ time, Kathryn will collect me and we’ll go to sunny (?!) Bangor for Autumn Soul. It’s the tenth AS, and for the first nine the band that has become Soul Purpose led worship. Last year … Read moreI love Autumn Soul
Hmm, yes well. The first two weeks’ of ‘Introduction to Hellenistic Greek’ (in other words, the original language of the New Testament) seemed to go ok. I did Latin GCSE and this is taught in a similar way. All seemed well. Until I realised I was back to learning Vocab!!! Thankfully, as you can see … Read moreAargh! Greek!
This is just one of a number of pretty sunsets we saw when on holiday in France in September. Another great photo from Ross & Kathryn!
Thought I’d put up a wee picture of Edgehill, where I’ll be based for the next three years. There’s a link to the College website on the right. [Edit 2019: “Oh no there isn’t”] ‘Tis a pretty place to be!
Well hello! This is my first post and I’m not sure what exactly I’ll do with my Random Moos. But this will do as a test. Until we meet again… R.