Where has “Bannerman” gone?

Where has “Bannerman” gone?

Where has “Bannerman” gone?   I have vague recollections of the Moscow Summer Olympics in 1980, but the first Olympics I have clear memories of were the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles. These were the games in which the rivalry between Zola Bud and Mary Decker for...
Where has “Bannerman” gone?

The biggest sermon in history?

Forget Peter on the day of Pentecost, or even the stadium tours of Billy Graham, the largest crowd gathered to hear a Christian message occurred this very week. Estimates suggest that 26 million people in the UK alone watched the funeral ceremony of Queen Elizabeth II...
Going Deeper with God

Going Deeper with God

I’d like in this week’s blog to look back so that we can then look forward. With the death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II there has been much looking back, and lots of reflection. Whether in mainstream media, social media, the printed press, conversations in coffee...
Where has “Bannerman” gone?

The Word Became Flesh

The Word Sometime in the 15th century the great Russian painter Andrei Rublev created his masterpiece, The Trinity. Inspired by the story of the three angels visiting Abraham in Genesis 18, he portrayed the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit communing with each other...
Fuel for the journey

Fuel for the journey

So, how are you doing? I mean, how are you really doing? I had a conversation with someone recently where it was clear they were running on fumes. Life in general tends to throw things at us that are draining, and I think that for all of us navigating the past couple...
Where has “Bannerman” gone?

Vision 2022

Whether it is post-it notes, to-do lists, notifications on our digital devices, or even the old-school knotted handkerchief, many of us have our ways to remind us of what is important, what we need to do and where our priorities lie. Someone once said that vision is...