Monthly Archives: August 2008


Misha is desperate. She came to the UK from the Czech Republic because she had heard that there was work. She’s been here six months and is still paying back the loan she took out to fund her ticket. Four days ago she got a letter from home. Her little sister, Anya, has taken ill […]

What do you see in the world around you?

Preached on August 13th 2008. Almost one hundred years ago two women died. On this day, in 1910, Florence Nightingale’s life ended. On this day, in 1912, Octavia Hill gave up the ghost. Both of these women had looked at the world as it was in their day, found it lacking, and set about changing […]