Falling away

#469 In the wake of recent political turns, both near and far, it seems like much of what I have known is falling away. #uncertaintimes #prayersforwisdom #prayers for peace

Wisdom of trees

#460 My evening with #youthgroup ended with #starsparklers which I've never seen before!!! Sat round a #fire with #hotchocolate, #toastingmarshmallows we talked about what the fire and #trees might tell us if they could talk...put roots down and live for now - don't put it off until later because you're busy were some of the... Continue Reading →

International day of the girl child

#441 It seemed incredibly apt to come across this girl holding the #flameofwisdom on #internationaldayofthegirl It's beyond shocking that even in our world today the girl child can be put to death at birth in some cultures for simply not being a boy. How much does society give #equalvalue to men and women alike? Where... Continue Reading →

Wisdom of literature 

#361 #literature continues to give knowledge to all who willingly seek. There are so many lessons to be learned, so much wisdom from people and times gone by who we think would know nothing of our contemporary struggles. #books are a gift to be cherished, however old or new...

End of Office

#295 Finally the presidential staff has been passed on. I have been the President of the Common Room at college since October, and the initials on the staff are a testament of those who have gone before me. It has genuinely been a joy and a privilege, and I have loved every minute of it.... Continue Reading →

Writing will change the world…

#265 #thepenismightierthanthesword Thinking and writing has far more influence than violence. Today during our evening worship we thanked God for the #knowledge of the many who have gone before us, as well as those we learn from. I #pray for all who are revising for exams that they would gain knowledge and #wisdom through their... Continue Reading →

#183 “But all shall be well, and all manner of things shall be well.” #julianofnorwich #wisdom (at Ripon College Cuddesdon)

#60 #wisdom is…knowing when to speak and when to listen. It is knowing when to act and when to step back. Wisdom encourages us to think first and speak later. Wisdom leads us to use words of kindness over harmfulness, to embrace rather than push away, to seek to challenge different opinions rather than simply... Continue Reading →

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