Silent Garden

In the silent garden, we stood with graves laid out as if disbelief could turn back time.   Sometimes, silence is all we have to express ourselves; awed, astonished, ashamed, ashen, silent as the grave.   In the hushed corner plot, woeful folk quietly plant raised beds as if peace could descend with new blooms. […]

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Feasts & Festivals: A Lent Gathering

So if Lent is a fast, why is our Lent Theme all about Feasts and Festivals?” Well, partly because the United Reformed Church is following that theme in various guises throughout the year, but also because Lent is as much about feasting as it is about fasting. Each Sunday is a feast day, and not […]

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