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Ray's Blog: July 2019

God's Kiss And Mars Bars

Three of us went by car to Ian Davidson's funeral at Edinburgh's Morningside Church. A crowded church and robed choir saw Ian off.  Six community members came from Yorkshire, Northumberland and Scotland. Some knew him when he was warden of Scargill House, others when he was chaplain of Edinburgh Fellowship...

Posted at 06:13am on 27th July 2019

White House Working Holiday

My sister Sally and I are having a working holiday at White House, Holy Island.

I have hacked and weeded three years' growth to create a mountain of weeds.

Each day we attend four services.  Each day I have met up with an old friend who is staying on the island.

The Community...

Posted at 13:44pm on 19th July 2019

Pilgrims From Thames To Forth Bridge

What a joy to celebrate Sally Steen's seventieth birthday with her family and friends from her Burmese charity work and The Community of Aidan and Hilda.  We embarked at Westminster Pier on an Edwardian cruiser, saw London's sights accompanied by musicians and a delicious lunch.  One guest got me a...

Posted at 06:04am on 12th July 2019

Norwegian Vows On St. Cuthbert's Island

Frode Felbraten led a group of clergy and church members from the Lillesand Deanery in Norway to walk St. Cuthbert's Way and learn at The Open Gate more about the role of the Medvandrer (soul friend).  We accompanied Else to St. Cuthbert's Isle where I received her vows as a...

Posted at 08:17am on 5th July 2019
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