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Xmas lights at Chithurst

https://www.facebook.com/616142806/posts/10154303836792807?sfns=mo   A friend photgraphed this amazing display near chithurst monastery do visit 
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A Christmas celebration of Mary

https://vimeo.com/247061457?ref=em-share   Brenda our meditation group facilitator, recommended this video , it’s what I call a feminist reflection on the Christmas story . So if your celebrating this period and you haven’t got a Christian phobia then you might enjoy it , I did in my arriving dotage PLG Tony  ...
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Another story of recovery through contemplation

Image credit: La Soupe (detail), Pablo Picasso, 1902-03, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Canada.   No Images? Click here         Richard Rohr's Daily Meditation From the Center for Action and Contemplation   Week Fifty-one   Twelve-Step Spirituality:Part Two       ReorderFriday, December 20, 2019     I have known and cared deeply for people in recovery for most of my professional...
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DEC
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Meals on Wheels

Meals on Wheels : Stuffed Rissoles     ;  arborio rice , risotto style   Uncooked rice , fry onions , garlic , mushroom in olive oil .add rice till nutty add lemon juice add hot stock slowly keeping simmering and stirring until cooked but wet Leave to cool and able to  handle. Work in...
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Another important thought for the day

Image credit: La Soupe (detail), Pablo Picasso, 1902-03, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Canada.        No Images? Click here     And            Richard Rohr's Daily Meditation From the Center for Action and Contemplation   Week Fifty-one   Twelve-Step Spirituality:Part Two       Helping OthersThursday, December 19, 2019     Step Twelve: Having had a spiritual awakening as...
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DEC
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Another amazing cycle adventure

https://www.sidetracked.com/home-comforts/   A report on a womans cycle adventure in South America , with no money !!
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A meditation Blog which connects with the Sam Harris post

Image credit: La Soupe (detail), Pablo Picasso, 1902-03, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Canada.   No images? Click here         Richard Rohr's Daily Meditation From the Center for Action and Contemplation   Week Fifty-one   Twelve-Step Spirituality:Part Two       Expressions of Divine LoveWednesday, December 18, 2019     Step Eleven: Sought through prayer and meditation to improve our conscious contact...
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The Last Sam Harris Podcast ; and its a good one

View this email in your browser   New Podcast The Unquiet Mind: A Conversation with Judson Brewer In this episode of the Making Sense podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Judson Brewer about addiction, craving, and mindfulness. They discuss the nature of reward-based learning, the role of subjective bias in addiction, the...
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DEC
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A message from a very brave man

https://gilad.online/   Im posting this blog as I consider that he has important points to make even if you don’t agree on all of them, but you can learn
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DEC
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News from Bike Friday

https://us12.campaign-archive.com/?u=9e17f2965ccbfb0789e7d883b&id=80461c6de8&e=d57019b3dc   Ive had a couple of these cycles and they are perfect for the world traveller , as they fold up into a case which can then be towed .
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Out and About In December

IOut and About  In December ( with a little bit of November)            This being Xmas season there is a little of that stuff                         Sorry to my atheist friends, but it’s worth it About Home life My anxiety about Christmas...
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DEC
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A little more of the 12 step Contemplation

Image credit: La Soupe (detail), Pablo Picasso, 1902-03, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Canada.   No Images? Click here         Richard Rohr's Daily Meditation From the Center for Action and Contemplation   Week Fifty-one   Twelve-Step Spirituality:Part Two       Divine TherapySunday, December 15, 2019     Step Six: Were entirely ready to have God remove all these defects of character....
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DEC
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The British Election Result

I’m afraid many of you are going to be disappointed with the results and the heavy loss for a more socialist Country . But don’t  despair you still have Zycling which will always offer a rewarding experience. As important as political leadership is , it’s what YOU do with your life...
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DEC
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Daily meditation on being honest with oneself

Image credit: Femme Assise (Melancholy Woman) (detail), Pablo Picasso, 1902-1903, Detroit Museum of Art, Detroit, Michigan. I don’t like to post more than one item a day ( which is already too much ) but this piece is a must read and contemplate    No Images? Click here     I i    I don           Richard Rohr's Daily Meditation From the Center...
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Film A Christmas Carol 1951

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=Cmft5uvQW8A     a Facebook friend posted this , and I don’t think I ever watched it. So it’s here and enjoy ( I was 13 )
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DEC
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Latest news from Sustrans

Sustrans logo Winter cycling, gift ideas and festive rambling on the National Cycle Network. View in browser Sustrans enews December 2019 Route inspiration for your festive season walks Time to wrap up warm and get rambling this winter. These routes come hand-picked by our local teams around the UK. Great for cycling...
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DEC
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A song for the Great British decision

https://m.youtube.com/watch?feature=share&v=LIxcpgnp7DA   In a a few days you will have to make your mind up , well maybe this will help.
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DEC
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Another meditation on addiction from a Christian perspective

Image credit: Femme Assise (Melancholy Woman) (detail), Pablo Picasso, 1902-1903, Detroit Museum of Art, Detroit, Michigan.   No Images? Click here         Richard Rohr's Daily Meditation When I was studying for the Advanced Diploma on counselling, I joined a 12 step program even though I hadn’t an addiction problem , at least not that I was aware of. But the tutors we’re not happy...
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DEC
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All about Jordan Peterson

https://thoughtmaybe.com/the-rise-of-jordan-peterson/   like many others I came across this chap recently and it reminds me of my time , after my marriage failed, of being in the Men’s Movement around the 90s 
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DEC
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The wonderful world of racing pigeons

https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/m000c0c0   Can there be anything like enthusiastic people talking about their hobby    
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