A Short Prayer

VICAR Dear Readers of Country Squire Magazine, I trust that You are well and healthy. I hope that lockdown 2.0 is not too awful for You. This week I would like to point out once more the benefits of the short prayer. Are short prayers not simply lazy versions of their longer counterparts? No. The reality is that it is easier to mean a short prayer … Continue reading A Short Prayer

A Prayer for the Lonely

VICAR Dear Readers of Country Squire Magazine I trust that You are well this Sunday.  If You are depressed and frustrated about Covid or just fed up with the grey autumnal skies then You can always watch Lord Botham versus the Aussies from 1981. This week I would like You to think of the lonely people near You. These could be family members or former work colleagues. … Continue reading A Prayer for the Lonely

A Prayer for Ourselves

VICAR Dear Readers of Country Squire Magazine, I trust that this week’s message and prayer finds You well, healthy and happy. As the summer fades, We all pray that there is no second Covid spike and that a successful vaccine emerges from the scientists’ labs. Let us at this time remember those countries still suffering spikes – that they may be saved. This week I … Continue reading A Prayer for Ourselves