Stages of Methodism

As a child I was taken to church every week - a Methodist Church.  There was a part in the service, before the sermon, when the kids were ushered out to spend time in small groups, divided by age, learning about the scriptures.  I remember some of it required us to colour in scenes from … Continue reading Stages of Methodism


Time, money and swearing

It's the school summer holidays and I have been enlisted to help with child-minding - two step-grandchildren aged 9 and 11.  I've done this before.  After some initial reluctance I've found that I actually don't mind and, more often than not, I have fun.  I'm not used to children and so some of the entertainment for … Continue reading Time, money and swearing