Around the world, medical teams are rushing to try to develop a vaccine against the COVID-19 virus, but not all environmentalists are happy with their work. Wildlife campaigners fear for the future of horseshoe crabs.

For the last few days, as I have waited for my kettle to boil, I have been watching what I think is a family of young squirrels learning that they cannot get the seed out of our bird feeders. And as I watch, I have been reflecting on capitalism and Christianity!

This week, as I have seen and read various news articles, the word that kept coming to mind is ‘milestones.’ But I also reflected that milestones are only important if we choose to make them so.