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A Paddington Christmas: bringing out the best in us

One of the biggest films this year was about a small bear, from South America, far from home, lodging with a family in London. Paddington, armed only with a marmalade sandwich under his hat and carrying that old brown case … Continue reading

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Christmas light: loving hope and purpose

Are you naturally a glass-half-full or a glass-half-empty person? If your outlook is optimistic you will probably concentrate on the positive and play down the negative. If pessimism gets the better of you, then no doubt life will look darker. … Continue reading

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Cross & Crib belong together

Funerals at Christmas have been a recurring feature for me since I was a curate. In my first year I took a funeral just a matter of days before Christmas Day and I remember the family coming up to me … Continue reading

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