Author Archives: Sally C

About Sally C

How do I describe myself, I am not what I do, (I am a Methodist Minister), I am not who I am related to (I have 5 wonderful children, 2 lovely granddaughters and a grandson). I am a seeker truth, a partaker of life in all it's fullness and a follower, sometimes stumbling, sometimes celebrating of the Christian pathway. I seek wholeness, joy and a connectedness to all things through a deep reconciliation with the God whose love blows my socks off!

beyond numbers…

numbers again, statistics read, those who have died, intensive care beds, vaccines available, centers, deniers, compliers, fines handed out, wedding parties and wakes, funerals, votes/ voters… redundancies, the lost, the lost hopers… + those who hope against all the odds… … Continue reading

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What do I want…?

Sitting here in lockdown, gazing over the rooftops before me, a question echoes in my mind… What do you want, he asked me, the question was loaded, searching my deeper self my dreams and longings… but my dreams, my longings … Continue reading

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Pastoral letter: the call to change

Dear Friends, As always I wonder how you are, and hope that this letter finds you both well and safe. It is a  very blustery day I am watching the clouds race across the sky, catching glimpses of the sun … Continue reading

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Seeking compassion: Pastoral letter 16-01-2021

Dear Friends, As I sit and write today I am looking across a very snowy city,  the sun is shining and everything is sparkling, I don’t know about you, but I love snow, it brings out the child in me. … Continue reading

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Holding out hope: Pastoral letter 8th January 2021

Dear Friends, I am back at my desk writing letters after taking a break over the Christmas and New Year period. So first may I take the opportunity to wish you many blessings for the year ahead, although I guess … Continue reading

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Longest Night Liturgy

Prayers for the longest night: Tonight we gather, as we have before, To worship, to pray, to support one another, this time has become a time of refuge. We gather EVEN WHEN WE FEEL LOST, LONELY AND AFRAID. We gather … Continue reading

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Signs of the kingdom to come- Advent 3- Pastoral letter

11th December 2020 Dear Friends, Here we are at the 3rd Sunday of advent, by some miracle I have done all of my Christmas shopping and simply need to get a few things posted out, maybe because we haven’t had … Continue reading

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Pastoral letter- advent 2: Hope on the horizon

4th December 2020 Dear Friends, Once again how are you, I hope that you are doing well as we move through this very different advent time, as I sit and write this morning it is snowing outside, and the usual … Continue reading

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Pastoral letter – Advent 1

Dear Friends, Well here we are at the beginning of traditional Advent time, there will be just 4 Sundays between now and Christmas Day. I wonder how you are feeling about that, especially as it feels like we have spent … Continue reading

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A different kind of king- a different kind of kingdom- Pastoral letter 20-11-2020

20th November 2020 Dear Friends, First, as I always do I ask you how you are, this is not an idle question, I am genuinely interested, and that causes me to reflect that when I am asked that question, that … Continue reading

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