Richard

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Name: Richard
Date registered: March 3, 2012
URL: http://theconnexion.net/wp

Latest posts

  1. connexions: End of the day at Greenbelt #gb14 — August 22, 2014
  2. connexions: Saying goodbye — August 21, 2014
  3. connexions: Greenland ice loss continues to increase — August 20, 2014
  4. connexions: How did we get the gospels? — August 20, 2014
  5. connexions: How to do it – some Antipodean wisdom — August 19, 2014

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  1. connexions: Scout Association: “sexual orientation should not be a bar to membership” — 9 comments
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  3. connexions: BSA continues homosexual ban — 1 comment
  4. connexions: Who (and What) Would Jesus Shoot? — 1 comment
  5. connexions: Bishop Alan talking sense on gay marriage — 1 comment

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Aug 22 2014

connexions: End of the day at Greenbelt #gb14

Original post at http://theconnexion.net/wp/?p=14242


I’m sitting in an improvised dining shelter, preparing to get into my tent at Greenbelt. Listened to a talk by Brian McLaren (”Bible 3.0″), which was ok, followed by a pint in the site pub “The Jesus Arms”. Now enjoying the darkness and relative peace with a cup of coffee breed cowboy style [...]

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Aug 21 2014

connexions: Saying goodbye

Original post at http://theconnexion.net/wp/?p=14240


It’s the time of year when Methodist ministers up and down Britain are swapping manses. All (almost) appointments begin on September 1st, so the weeks of August are filled with endings and beginnings. My colleague Paul Weary, who is going through this process himself, reflects on the importance of a good farewell. As I move on [...]

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Aug 20 2014

connexions: Greenland ice loss continues to increase

Original post at http://theconnexion.net/wp/?p=14237


From the BBC A new assessment from Europe’s CryoSat spacecraft shows Greenland to be losing about 375 cu km of ice each year. Added to the discharges coming from Antarctica, it means Earth’s two big ice sheets are now dumping roughly 500 cu km of ice in the oceans annually. “The contribution of both ice sheets together to [...]

Permanent link to this article: http://methoblog.com/3_0/2014/08/greenland-ice-loss-continues-to-increase/

Aug 20 2014

connexions: How did we get the gospels?

Original post at http://theconnexion.net/wp/?p=14235


With thanks to the Seedbed Blog (via the Methoblog)

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Aug 19 2014

connexions: How to do it – some Antipodean wisdom

Original post at http://theconnexion.net/wp/?p=14233


With thanks to Jason Goroncy for posting and to Michael Leunig for creating this

Permanent link to this article: http://methoblog.com/3_0/2014/08/how-to-do-it-some-antipodean-wisdom/

Aug 19 2014

connexions: Ignore No More: more fuel for parental anxiety

Original post at http://theconnexion.net/wp/?p=14231


I wasn’t sure whether to laugh or cry when I read yesterday about Ignore No More Getting the silent treatment from your kids? A new app lets you lock their phone until they respond. The “Ignore No More” app was created by Sharon Standifird, a Houston mom who describes herself as a school teacher turned entrepreneur. “Few things [...]

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