Monthly Archives: October 2012

A Brief History Of Dissent In The Berkshire Town Of Reading (U.K)

broad-street-chapelhttp://werkmacher.wordpress.com/books/two-rivers-press/broad-street-chapel” A book by a good friend of mine has reached a second edition. It was originally published in order to mark the opening of Waterstones in Reading on the site of an old Independent chapel there in the mid … Continue reading

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The Parable Of The Good Samaritan

A man was walking through a town when he was set upon, beaten and left for dead by a gang of robbers. It came to pass that a Catholic Priest passed that way. He saw the man lying there but … Continue reading

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Rest In Peace

The boy I loved at school….. The boy I felt was the pure living embodiment of beauty, purity and genius…. The boy who filled me with such an overwhelming feeling of tenderness…. The boy in who’s prescence I became a … Continue reading

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How To Get Strange Looks In Your Direction…

Some years ago I was sitting and reading in the canteen of where I then worked. The surrounding conversation turned to Football and, in particular, the fact that England had beaten Scotland by a significant margin in some match or … Continue reading

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Thought For The Day

“Religion is for those who don’t want to go to Hell. Spirituality is for those who have already been there.” Sioux Proverb

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