The Big Quiz Night

“It was massive, it was brilliant, it was The Big Quiz Night! On 17 November last year thousands of churches and groups took part in what was the largest ever simultaneous multi-venue quiz night. If you attended one, thank you – we hope you had a great night. “Thanks to Read more…

War – or peace?

Observant consumers of the Grove Community News may have noticed the absence of the usual Thoughtslot this month. I missed the deadline! This is more or less what I wrote: “Jesus said, ‘Blessed are the peace makers,’ he might have added, ‘Blessed are the peace inheritors’.” Which, of course, is Read more…

Watch your language!

“And, Sophie, the weather for today – in a word?” “Nebulous.” It could only be Radio Oxford, I thought. Genuinely I heard it one Monday morning recently. “What’s that mean?” asked Jane, when I repeated it. Cloudy, just cloudy. What a stupid way of putting it. And yet, I thought, Read more…