Chronic Illness




The D word

-- my experience of discrimination on the way to becoming a Reader. Link to article in ministry today

Chronic Illness and Job

-- a sermon followed by a poetic retelling of the story of Job as a modern person with chronic illness

Practical Issues in the Management of Chronic Illness

-- responding to documentation from the Expert Patient Programme it looks at practical techniques but also the search for meaning and spirituality.

Chronic illness – a response

-- This longer paper explores people's different experiences of chronic illness and uses material from the Gospels to illuminate this experience and suggest health giving responses


Fighting the Monster

-- a long paper which draws together my work on ME/fibromyalgia and related conditions


Hymns and Healing

-- some reflections on hymns, chronic illness and healing written for a programme being developed at Holyrood House