Jonathan Spencer
Let The beauty of what you love be what you do.


Posts Tagged ‘world’


Social Justice – The Diggers vision lingers on

The first time I heard Dick Gaughan, I was young and inspired to fight the injustice in the world.  The way he sang The World Turned Upside down, put a shiver on me, below is a 1982 BBC recording of Dick Gaughan singing this...
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Political leaders and leadership and media underestimation

Our political leaders come up for much criticism most often in the media if they do not fit a certain mould, Generally we are looking for a Churchil, a Thatcher or even dare I say it a Blair. Nothing else seems to do, but in f...
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speak your truth

Conflict – Wage Peace

Conflict and violent conflict especially never really ends once it starts, it overlaps on everyone and everything and ripples through out your life. As I grew up in the 1960s with parents a fair bit older than  most of my peer...
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Church of England – Prayers of Intercession 2

So I got asked again, and wondered again what I was to do. Knowing things a little better this time, I took time to make the prayer relevant to the service and to what I knew about the people there.     A couple of we...
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Accounting Software

Church of England – Prayers of Intercession

So I first attended Quaker Meeting in 1982 worshipped regularly from 1991 and became a member in 1994, so I have followed the Qauker Quest for 23 years and more. Recently I also reaffirmed my faith in the tenets of The Church o...
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