Bardsey, a thin place.

Last week we spent time as a family on the beautiful island of Bardsey. Blue sky thinking. It was stunning. Not having WiFi is a gift. Not having electricity brought us closer together and we played loads of games, undistracted by the TV or watching a DVD. There isn’t any running water on the island…

City centre to remote island chaplaincy 

I’m three days back from serving as chaplain for a week on Bardsey Island and I’m just about managing to climatise to the usual rush and hubbub of ministry and serving as an evangelist with The Light Project. You see on the Island I couldn’t even have done this writing. There is no electricity, let…

City centre chaplaincy to a middle of no-where kind of one

Bardsey Island is one of the most beautiful places I know, its remoteness draws people who seek a week or two off grid.  It’s a place for spiritual seekers as well as those who want to simplify, with no wifi or electricity or flushing loos.  This is the second year I’ve served as chaplain for…