This week’s lesson from the desert jumps ahead a little in the Israelite’s story, to a few months later than where we last left them. They have been in the desert for at least a couple of months, and we’re going to meet them now in the book of Numbers.
This week has got me thinking deeply again about the language of the other. The news headlines seem to have become incredibly convoluted with ‘he says, she says’ type arguments, and solid facts about the still spreading virus seem increasingly difficult to find. There’s also a lot of finger-pointing to
What is Pentecost? This week, as we celebrate Pentecost, I want to take a step away for a week from the ‘lessons from the desert’, and take a look at this historic day. What is Pentecost? Pentecost is a key date in the church’s history – it’s the day when