Mary Mary Quite Contrary – How Does Your Garden Grow?

“….. I have told you about earthly things and you do not believe, how can you believe if I tell you about heavenly things?” John 3:12 In the book of Acts there is an account given of the arrest of Paul (Acts22:22 onwards) If we read this as a pure historical account we might think … Continue reading

The Metaphor of Adam and Eve

A lot has happened this week…..in my mind anyways. A few things have challenged me – firstly I seen a facebook post of the Gosford churches welcome sign which said “God bless the Burqa”. I did a double look because I respect a lot of what goes onto these billboards (if I ever go that … Continue reading

The Opponent

Outside of religion Removed from the board I see sin as the pawns That we kill in vain Pawns on a chess board part of a game Death makes its move and thousands a slain Slaves to this power and moved by this will Pawns being the enemy that we are taught to kill   Religion a … Continue reading

Reconciliation

  Is it real? Can you see it? Can you measure it? Like a dead animal on the side of the road can you actually poke a stick into it? There is no wound No blood It isn’t real   You prick! You calculating shit! Feel my heart, is  it not aching? I am your … Continue reading

Learning to Dance

In perfect unison Two became one The rythmn of life The rythmn of love    I’d love to move like that Teach me Teach me Teach me to dance    With perfect timing Exact precision Movements displaying confident decision Move to the beat Missing the feet I’ve learned to dance Completed my vision   Surely … Continue reading