Lunesdale Community Blog

Why are potatoes green? 0

Why are potatoes green?

Some of you might know the answer to the question above. However, I didn’t when Joy, the founder of the Claver Hill asked us while looking at her huge garden. We met her on...

A Little bit of sunshine! 0

A Little bit of sunshine!

Hey ho 🙂 The last two days were quite calm. Yesterday we had our midday prayer at the Cornerstone in Lancaster. We arrived a bit too early so we had some time to walk around...

Part Two 0

Part Two

So 
 here is the second half of our first week in Halton. On Thursday evening we prayed again in the chapel of Lancaster University and participated in a ‘faith sharing’ there which was...

For all the right reasons 1

For all the right reasons

Lunesdale Community House has made me feel very welcome. It holds me in a friendly embrace, and being so soundly built, feels safe even in all the foul weather we have had recently. The...

Poem “Morning Prayer” 0

Poem “Morning Prayer”

I close the doors to stop the draft and still myself in front of the icon of the cross. Inside me there is a flame flickering. Candle wax runs like molten glass and the...

Welcoming people! 0

Welcoming people!

The Walker family are becoming more settled and are longing for other people to join them in community. Some future events to make note of: 29 – 31 January: Community Weekend 15 February –...

Sharing our table in a challenging time 0

Sharing our table in a challenging time

In the midst of the flooding and power cuts in Halton on Sunday, we shared our gas cooker and a substantial stock of melting ice cream with people from the cohousing. A frightening morning...

Moving in and future dates 0

Moving in and future dates

It has taken a lot longer than we ever imagined, but we are finally getting the keys and moving into the house in Halton. The big moving day is Sunday, and we would like...

Opportunity to get involved! 6

Opportunity to get involved!

At last we have news that the purchase of the house is moving ahead, and we expect the building to be available for us by the end of August. Drawing inspiration from TaizĂ©’s ‘Small...