Category Archives: Reflection

Remembering is a community activity

My Dad’s sister and her husband were in the Navy. When I was very young, we would them once a year at Torpoint, just across the water from their base at Devonport, to play with my cousins. We never talked … Continue reading

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Sunday 26th April – Surprise! Surprise!

The Salvation Army, Prestonpans Corps Worship @ home Sunday, 26 April 2020 by Major Elizabeth Turner Sing When we walk with the Lord (Music on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m4Ekcpyt8Xo&ab_channel=TraditionalHymns) When we walk with the Lord In the light of his word. What … Continue reading

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Sunday 19 April 2020 – “My Lord and My God”

  The Salvation Army, Prestonpans Corps Sunday, 19 April 2020 by Majors Elizabeth & Steven Turner Sing: O Lord my God (Tune: How great thou art) O Lord my God, when I in awesome wonder Consider all the worlds thy … Continue reading

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Share the stress

Faithwriters.com challenge – Advanced level – 25 January 2018 – Stressed When Cass Jennings is asked to help bring back the body of a colleague from the Antarctic ice, she assumes the death was down to a moment of carelessness … Continue reading

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​More than just words…

Faithwriters.com Challenge – 25th May 2017 – Topic: Texting – Advanced Christians should be careful when texting. I don’t just mean in exchanging messages with friends, though many of us have regretted a response sent in haste that was misunderstood. … Continue reading

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God is keeping his soldiers fighting!

Submitted to Faithwriters.com Challenge, Intermediate – 10 May 2017 – Topic: Agree to Disagree – Awarded 1st Place I recently saw again a toy I remember from childhood: a boxing ring with two robots in red and blue. Players controlled … Continue reading

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Why should I do it?

Faithwriters.com Challenge – 9th March 2017 – Intermediate – Topic: Onerous – 2nd Place Six months ago I left behind congregational leadership to take on a new role within my denomination. I had asked for I change, but did not … Continue reading

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Just a cheery smile…

Faithwriters.com Challenge – 8th December 2016 – Intermediate – As easy as Pie – 3rd Place For as long as I can remember, I have been involved in Christmas carolling with The Salvation Army around the United Kingdom. As the … Continue reading

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Who wants to live in an ice box?

Faithwriters.com challenge – 3 November 2016 – Topic: Chill Soon after we moved to our new home, my sister and her family came to stay. One day, returning from an outing, she told us they’d been impressed by a message … Continue reading

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No room for flabby Christians

Faithwriters.com challenge 20/10/2016 – Topic: Health – 1st Place “One in five children start school obese.” The headlines scream from the newsstands, proclaiming the latest health epidemic. World Health Organisation figures for 2014 indicate a worldwide problem with the highest … Continue reading

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