Author Archives: David

About David

I'm the curate at St. Anne's Church, in the parish of Shevington, Standish Lower Ground and Crooke. I'm married to Carole and have two beautiful daughters called Sarah and Anabel

My Healthy Midlife Crisis – Days 15 to 21

Day 15 Calories ate: 2095 Calories lost though calories: 565 Net calories: 1529 Exercise:  Swam 40 lengths of the local pool My enthusiasm has returned. But I know this week will be hard. My parents are staying on Saturday. I … Continue reading

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My Healthy Midlife Crisis – Days 8-14

Day 8 Calories ate: 2180 Calories lost through exercise: 596 Net calories: 1584 Exercise:  Swimming – I swam 40 lengths of the local pool in about 40 minutes I enjoyed swimming.  I also enjoyed getting my exercise over and done … Continue reading

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My healthy midlife crisis – Days 1 to 7

Day 1 Calories ate: 2052. Calories lost through exercise: 407. Net calories: 1645 Exercise: Swimming – 30 lengths of the local pool in roughly 30 minutes. Started with swimming. I’ve always liked swimming, so enjoyed it. The trouble with swimming … Continue reading

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My healthy midlife crisis – Day 1 of 100

Today it begins, my healthy mid-life crisis. I’m going to spend 100 days getting fit.  So here are the rules: I will be tracking what I eat – everything. I will be doing at least 30 minutes exercise a day. … Continue reading

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God – Speak Christian

The first in the sermon series about the meaning of different Christian words – this week we look at the word “God”.

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Happy Christmas

Some thoughts for Christmas 2016

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One last thing about Genesis 1

Dear reader, As I’m sure you’ve now all heard, I will be leaving St. Anne’s this summer.  Next month I will write and tell you a little about the parishes I’m going to and in September’s magazine I shall write … Continue reading

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Original Goodness

Dear reader, I know that not everyone who reads the parish magazine regularly attends St. Anne’s Church, and so some of you may not have heard our news.  I have been appointed the vicar of St. Andrew’s and St. Mary’s … Continue reading

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Esther in 5 minutes (ish!)

Esther in 5 minutes (ish!) Watch the first of the series here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dAzjK4A_VZc

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Hello!

On Sunday it was announced that I will soon be the vicar of St. Andrew’s and St. Mary’s Church, Wakefield, and St. Catherine’s Church, Sandal.  Since then I’ve had a surprising number of views on this blog from people in … Continue reading

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