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Recent Blog Posts

Posted: 2 days 30 min ago

A friend recently asked on Facebook about whether to use a Facebook Page or a Facebook Group for his newest project — or indeed whether to run both.

For what it's worth, here was my advice (now elaborated upon):

General Rule of Thumb: Choose

My general rule of thumb (which may be flawed) is that groups and pages have different pros and cons.

For some projects, one is...Read more

Posted: 1 week 2 days ago

Almost every Windows user is familiar with the problem. You have an external hard drive, or a pen drive, attached to your computer. You know the correct way to eject the device: Don't just yank out the lead, because it could corrupt data if the computer was in mid-write at the time. Instead, use the "Safely Remove Hardware and Eject Media" tool in the notification area of the taskbar.

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Posted: 2 weeks 1 day ago

Those who have read my reflections on the consecration of Andy Lines as a Bishop in ACNA will know that Archbishop Nicholas Okoh's sermon was a major encouragement to me.

In that post , I included some excerpts from that...Read more

Recent Sermons

Preached On: 16 Jul 2017

Sadly, we live in a world that is full of pain and suffering.

It’s easy to feel powerless to help. Even if we wanted to alleviate everyone’s pain, we just don’t have the resources to help more than a few people. We resonate with Peter’s words from that reading: “Silver and gold I do not have.”

The government also does not have the resource to help everyone who is in need. You......

Preached On: 25 Jun 2017

You only have to look at the news to see ways in which society is broken.

There are deep levels of mistrust, hatred, resentment and racism. People are lost, unsure of their purpose in life. Many are angry. Many are bored. Many are lonely.

Jesus did not just come to mend broken people. He came to mend broken society, to build a new society, one which functions in a healthy way,.....

Preached On: 18 Jun 2017

Heaven and earth revolve around Jesus. Life and death revolve around Jesus.

If you were here last time, we looked at these same verses in Acts, and I said two really quite shocking things about how central Jesus needs to be to life.

Number 1: Jesus does not call us to have him as a hobby or an interest, but to have our entire lives revolve around him, his priorities and his......

Blogroll

A random sample from some of the people I read online, taken from the past 24 hours.

From the blog: CloudLinux
20/07/2017 - 14:02

We are pleased to announce that the new Imunify360 2.3-32 production version is now available. The latest version embodies further improvements of the product as well as the new features. Imunify360 also has become more reliable and stable due to the bug fixes described below.

Should you encounter any problems with the product or have any questions, comments or...

From the blog: Anglican Ink
21/07/2017 - 01:13

Bishop Martin Warner writes to his diocese after the York General Synod

From the blog: CloudLinux
21/07/2017 - 08:14

We are pleased to announce that the new updated beta Imunify360 version 2.4-12 is now available. This latest version embodies further improvements of the product as well as new features. Imunify360 also has become more reliable and stable due to the bug fixes described below.

Should you encounter any problems with product or have any questions, comments or...

You'll also find me in a few other places online, such as …

Other Websites

I also maintain a few other websites:

  • Mandelbrot ExplorerThis is an easy to use, totally free, fractal explorer — explore the Mandelbrot Set and the Julia Sets, starting with one of 6 inbuilt colour schemes, but with a totally flexible layers-based way to colour your fractals exactly as you wish. There are many other features - visit the website to find out more. Visit mandel.org.uk
  • Books by Mary OakleyMy late grandmother compiled 5 little booklets of poems and prayers that helped her at various stages of her life. Visit the website to find out more about these booklets, or to order online. Visit lifetocome.co.uk
  • Kemsing with Woodlands ChurchesThe two churches in west Kent where I'm the vicar / minister / pastor. Visit kemsingwithwoodlands.org
  • FrenchTravel.UKA forum site for British people to discuss everything to do with visiting France and wider afield in Europe. This spawned from some heavily discussed blog posts on this site, and is now just getting going as a discussion site in its own right. Visit FrenchTravel.UK

Social Media

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