Today in the UK (1st December) begins a nationwide campaign where thousands of Christians will be wearing this badge, and for some they will be wearing teashirts bearing the logo and more.
This links in with a world wide initiative for Christians
to stand up and be counted and proclaim
I am Not Ashamed to wear this cross.
You will see more from the link if you have not heard about it.
Photo taken when I woke yesterday morning
It then snowed on and off all day and is a lot deeper now
but nothing like the 12 inches or more that has fallen in the
With so much ice and arctic temperatures roads have been gridlocked and many lorry drivers were stranded overnight on the London orbital M25
Our dinner guests last night had to cancel
leaving us to enjoy the food ourselves over 2 nights
This does not bode well for our planned trip to spend the day with Jane and grandchildren when she returns from
New York on Friday
For now, we are going to brave the weather and walk to our local shops to get some milk for housechurch here tonight (everyone lives within walking distance), unable to get our car out onto our icy hill at the moment