Originally posted on shinystuff:
the kingdom of God is like a man who buys a bargain basement shrub and plants it in his garden and when it grows it is not a small and tidy thing it is horse chestnut alive with lime green leaves and tall pink candle flowers its roots will wreck the…

Originally posted on Teacher as Transformer:
I wonder what education might look like if we followed this simple advice each day for every person who walked in the door’s of our schools? Imagine a world where we could be happy, responsible, and not deny others their opportunities?

Originally posted on Malcolm Guite:
A Pentecost Banner at St. Michael ‘s Bartley Green Continuing in my cycle of sonnets for the Church Year this is a sonnet reflecting on and celebrating the themes and readings of Pentecost. Throughout the cycle, and more widely I have been reflecting on the traditional ‘four elements’ of earth,…