via crucis blog

wishing i had the inspiration to contribute to this… so glad those who do are. It’s a collection of reflections on the journey through holy week. [i’ve just been reading newspaper reports about the tsunami in the solomon islands. i know it’s nowhere near the scale of the boxing day tsunami a few years ago,…

bring it on

i’m ready for easter… actually, i’m nowhere near ready for easter, but i wish it were here. i know this will be a week of 2 am wakeups. The week before an event is always like this… filled with anxiety about whether it’s good enough, creative enough, clever enough… I keep wanting to tell people…

Good Friday liturgy for the prisons

These are just some random bits from the good friday stuff. It basically follows John’s telling of the story, with short reflections between the bible readings. The reflections are below, the full liturgy can be downloaded here: goodfridayprison.pdf [the recorded music includes Johnny Cash’s “Hurt”, and Sufjan Stevens “O God, where are you now”, with…

adrenaline

i’m indebted to my friend jenny byrnes, who has taught me more than anyone else about leadership and learning… and adrenaline addiction. did you know adrenaline is a chemical, and that it’s addictive? it’s always a fine line, when in a line of work that relies on adrenaline to survive the intense periods, to know…