In Memoriam: Si Hands

  A Beautiful Man With a Beautiful Message. Thanks for Leaving the World a Far Richer Place! I already miss you like crazy…

Sunday Sessions #1: Sowing – So What?

Something a little different, but a segment that is a long time coming.  CAUTION:  Jesus gets a fair mention 🙂 I’ve never been one to try and force my opinions/beliefs onto other people but am a massive keano about sharing things that get me excited – which is where this new section is coming from….

He’s on a bit of a journey…

I read a fascinating article the other day entitled ‘The Dangers of Church Lingo’. As a recovering polyglot, I am always intrigued by the intricacies of language, and church, like any other social group, has definitely got its own lingo to make those on the inside smile/wince but leave A N Other somewhat befuddled. There…

Beauty Queens, Burritos and A Cameo on New Zealand’s National News

  Rhys  = Enthusiasm. I learnt this interesting fact a few years ago, when interviewed by a panel of Sunday School children.  They’d spent their time doing their research and had concluded that the meaning of ‘Rhys’, in old Welsh, was ‘Enthusiasm’; strictly speaking it’s ‘ardour’ but that’s perhaps a semantic stretch for a 6…