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Ring that bell!

In the blog post announcing the generous gift from Dr. Ruth Alison, I wrote that here in the Crieff Hills office we needed a bell to ring when happy news arrives. Well, the sound of bell ringing has begun, thanks to a thoughtful friend of Crieff Hills. When Gord walked into our office carrying a…

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An Anchorite

The signature line on my emails has long been a quote from Julian of Norwich: All shall be well and all manner of thing shall be well. Julian, as her grammar might suggest, was a medieval nun and mystic. In fact she was an anchorite who was actually walled into a small room on the…

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A bird in the hand is worth…

Originally posted on January 26, 2019 by bloomingreverend On a sunny September weekend I held a tiny bird in my hand. Months later I’m still thinking about it. In my new role as the Director at Crieff Hills Retreat Center I get to do all kind of fun new things, but my first ever bird…

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Crieff Hills receives a special gift from Dr. Ruth Alison

In the office, we keep saying that we need a bell so that we can ring it every time we get good news—and since I began as the new director at Crieff Hills last September, we have had some really good news indeed. Along with beautiful stories of guests who have been blessed by their…

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