Author: Ian Trimnell

Morning Prayer Tuesday, 28 September 2021

This morning, as we greet and embrace this glorious day that the Lord has made let us begin our prayers by meditating on the words of this beautiful song by Mitchell Hugh: Thy loving kindness is better than life Thy loving kindness is better than life My lips shall praise thee, thus still I bless thee...

Morning Prayer Monday, 27 September 2021

PROGNOSIS by Jane Kenyon I walked alone in the chill of dawn while my mind leapt, as the teachers of detachment say, like a drunken monkey. Then a gray shape, an owl, passed overhead. An owl is not like a crow. A crow makes convivial chuckings as it flies, but the owl flew well beyond me...

Morning Prayer Tuesday, 21 September 2021

A CLEAR MIDNIGHT by Walt Whitman This is thy hour O Soul, thy free flight into the wordless, Away from books, away from art, the day erased, the lesson done, Thee fully forth emerging, silent, gazing, pondering the themes thou lovest best, Night, sleep, death and the stars. Good morning and welcome to Morning Prayer The...

Morning Prayer Monday, 20 September 2021

A SAD CHILD by Margaret Atwood You’re sad because you’re sad. It’s psychic. It’s the age. It’s chemical. Go see a shrink or take a pill, or hug your sadness like an eyeless doll you need to sleep. Well, all children are sad but some get over it. Count your blessings. Better than that, buy a...

Sunday Evening Together – 19 September 2021

At 6pm we will be leading the next Sunday Evening Together. This will be a relaxed time of fellowship with songs, reading, prayer.  All the items have been chosen by people who attend these meetings. We plan that the meeting will be no more than 45 minutes long. While this is aimed primarily at those of...

Morning Prayer Friday, 17 September 2021

Morning prayers Today our meditation is from 1 Kings 18:17-46 (NIV) 17 When he saw Elijah, he said to him, ‘Is that you, you troubler of Israel?’ 18 ‘I have not made trouble for Israel,’ Elijah replied. ‘But you and your father’s family have. You have abandoned the Lord’s commands and have followed the Baals. 19 Now summon the people from...

Morning Prayer Thursday, 16 September 2021

Good morning Living Stones Let us meet in a spirit of genuine love, friendship, respect, and understanding. Heavenly Father We begin our day with thanksgiving to you For protecting us throughout the night We give thanks to You For one of our greatest blessings The gift of waking up to experience another day We are encouraged...

Morning Prayer Wednesday, 15 September 2021

Good Morning  Living Stones Family!! We give thanks to God for giving us yet another day. We are living in challenging times of natural disasters, illnesses, losses and list is endless but we have been granted this day; not by mighty but just God’s grace. Let us be glad and rejoice. “You are the glorious morning,...