Tag Archives: Christmas

Daybook Entry – 4th November 2017


FOR TODAY 4th November 2017 Outside my window… the night sky is alight with fireworks and bonfires. It’s that time of year again! I am thinking… that I’m glad I had my hair cut last week (professionally this time) but … Continue reading

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Daybook Entry – New Year’s Eve 2016


For Today… the last day of 2016 Outside my window… I can hear some isolated bursts of fireworks going off locally. The weather is mild to cold but not frosty yet. I am thinking… about some changes I need to … Continue reading

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The Joys of…


…Banding After the highs of Christmas comes the lows of clearing out the pads. Not the best job in the banding calendar but gotta be done or else we won’t have Christmas music next August. After the big clearout a … Continue reading

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Epiphany


Today is Epiphany, or Twelfth Night if you are of European extraction. But what is that exactly? Well, Epiphany was when the wise men (or the Magi if you like) visited the nativity of Jesus Christ. They were a little … Continue reading

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Let The Light In


Contrary to popular (ie, non-Christian) belief, we are still celebrating Christmas. Most people think that Christmas is something that is done and finished with by 25th December, but that’s not true. For western Christians, Christmas carries on until Epiphany, which … Continue reading

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ChristmasCam


It’s beginning to look a bit like Christmas in the Smith household at last!

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Carol Service PamCam


A bit of a blurry one today, but this is a photo of my BANDIES (not baddies as I put yesterday – oops!) at the carol service at my church tonight.   It’s at times like tonight where I am reminded … Continue reading

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Daybook Entry 15th December


For Today… 15th December 2015 Outside my window… it’s a rather mild night out there tonight. A bit damp, but not at all wintry. I am thinking… about Tim Peake and how he has managed to rocket up from Earth … Continue reading

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Daybook Entry – 29th November, Advent Sunday


For Today… 29th November, Advent Sunday Outside my window… we are in the middle of the wildest storm so far this year. It has a name, apparently. World, meet Clodagh. She’s one wet and wild beast and she has blown … Continue reading

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Christmas


It has been a hectic roller coaster ride this Advent and I can honestly say that I have arrived at Christmas Eve feeling exhilarated, excited and thoroughly blessed. I have had the privilege to be involved with and serve with … Continue reading

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