A Prayer for the Mean

VICAR Dear Readers of Country Squire Magazine, I trust that You and Your families are well and happy; that you have managed to relax at some point over this busy and stressful month. Wisdom is one of those qualities that is difficult to define – because it encompasses so much – but which people generally recognise when they encounter it. What does the dictionary say about … Continue reading A Prayer for the Mean

Remembrance Sunday 2019

VICAR Dear Readers of Country Squire Magazine, I trust that You are well and that your loved ones are happy and healthy this Remembrance Sunday. This week I’d like to draw your attention to our armed services and their families. Not only do the armed services in the UK have an increasingly difficult time when they are serving – now that they have lawyers to worry … Continue reading Remembrance Sunday 2019

A Prayer for the Elderly

VICAR Dear Readers of Country Squire Magazine, I trust that You are having a relaxing weekend and enjoying the rugby. This week I would like to address the week’s prayer to the elderly. We are a greying nation and women in Britain are having fewer children than previous generations. People in Britain are living longer through improvements in health, diet and preventative care. Of course … Continue reading A Prayer for the Elderly

A Prayer for the Mentally Ill

VICAR Dear Readers of Country Squire Magazine, I trust that You and Your families are well and prosperous. Let us remember the Japanese today as their country is battered by Typhoon Hagibis. The drenching We are getting in the British Isles seems like nothing by comparison. This week I would like to draw Your attention to those suffering from mental illness. This could be someone You … Continue reading A Prayer for the Mentally Ill

A Short Prayer

VICAR Dear Readers of Country Squire Magazine, I trust that You are well and healthy. Make sure that You and Your loved ones take some vitamins as the weather is changing and I can already see the locals sneezing and snivelling. Lots of orange juice, please. This week I would like to point out the benefits of the short prayer. Are short prayers not simply … Continue reading A Short Prayer