#BIGRead14: Love

#BIGRead14 So, for me, Lent starts today. I had no understanding of Lent before I started working with The Big Read 2010, aside it was something for which people gave something up, and I'm more keen on the idea of taking something up than giving up. It was 2-3 years ago that I gave up supermarket shopping for Lent (as in any of the big supermarkets) - which has had a long term impact on…

#AdventBookClub: Day 7: Sharing Voices

King's College - the beautiful '9 Lessons and Carols' - I never knew that it was created to help soldiers, unable to equate the brutality they had seen on the front in the First World War - with what they saw in Church - see the story at the centre of the Christian faith (rather than organisations/Christians - we so often get in the way of Jesus I think!). Last year enjoyed Online Carols 2012…