Britain may be leaving the EU; Donald Trump may be threatening to build a wall; New Zealand may be rocked by earthquakes and Delhi engulfed in smog. We may live in a crazy, messed up world. But where there is love, there is hope. So, to brighten up your day, here are a […]
Jesus, Do for Esther and Rob as you did in Cana of Galilee, Take the old water, their ordinary, individual lives, and turn them into Gospel wine.
It is really great to be celebrating Esther and Rob’s wedding. It’s great also to know that, while this is a very special day in itself, it is also the start of something very new and special – a lifelong journey of relationship and commitment between Esther and Rob. So here are a few tips for […]
A week from now it will all be over. My duties as the father of the bride discharged: my speech delivered, the bank transfers completed; my little Esther – whom I have watched grow and develop over all these years – no longer just my little girl, but a grown, married woman. […]
Last week, my daughter Esther cleared up everything in her room (well almost), packed it into her car, and left home to start her new life as a working and soon-to-be-married woman in Nottingham. This week, while I am engaging with child protection specialists from around the world at the ISPCAN congress […]
And 21 years later… . . . . . Praesento vobis hos viros at has mulieres quos scio tam moribus quam doctrina esse idoneos ad gradum assequendum Baccalaurei in Artibus…
Two days ago I walked into our lounge to see my beautiful daughter, Esther, standing in her newly-bought wedding dress. Radiant. And I had to leave the room. Overcome by crushing emotions. Does every father go through this intense turmoil? What a mix of feelings: pride; incredible joy; hope; fears; love; nostalgia; […]
Liebe Esther, Letztes Jahr schrieb ich ein Buch für und mit Deinem Bruder. Die Initialzündung kam, wie Du weisst, durch seinen Entschluss, auf dem Einrad von Coventry nach Bristol zu fahren und dass ich ihn begleiten sollte. Etliche Tage und einige hundert Meilen später habe ich einiges über Joe erfahren und über mich selber. Es […]