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Can nations be reconciled?
This morning’s prayer walk took me round the Singapore cricket ground (British Empire Export Exhibit 1) and to the monument in the picture. The four-pillared structure is a memorial to all civilians who died or disappeared during the Japanese occupation of Singapore in the Second World War. It is right to remember the victims of […]
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This week’s Monday Meditation will be stretched over the rest of the week. I’m in Singapore for the International Leadership Conference (ILC). The title: “build!”. The church here are hosting people from all over the world, and I’m looking forward to catching up with old friends from far-flung places. I’m also significantly jet-lagged, and I […]
I’ve been putting it off, but it’s time to write my most difficult article so far. Our faithful friend died last week. Jack the dog now lies buried in the garden. Most of our friends know, but I apologise if this comes as a shock to you – and especially your children who loved him […]
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What our dog taught us about unconditional love, edifying companionship and inspiring loyalty.
I saw this picture on a church door last week. What’s the message? “Don’t talk in church?” “Shut up and listen to God?” “Act like a footballer who’s just scored a goal?” What came to my mind was the story of a child talking in church. An adult told him to be quiet. The child […]