Monthly Archives: November 2013

The Back to Front King.

Notes for children’s sermon, to go with crown making and decorating activity, for the Feast of Christ the King. Adapted from a children’s sermon at Sermons4Kids http://www.sermons4kids.com/king_backward.htm   Who wears this? crown. Worn by a king? What does a King look … Continue reading

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Portraits of the King

Yr. C. Last Sunday before Advent. Christ the King. (Jeremiah 23 1-6; Luke 23, 33-43) At one time, in most government buildings, you would find a portrait of the monarch. Usually, they were formal official portraits; but tastes change – at one … Continue reading

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WAITING FOR THE END TIME.

Sermon for Yr. C Advent – 2. (Malachi 4, 1-2a; 2 Thess. 3, 6-13; Luke 21, 5-19) Some time ago, I found a leaflet on the mat. It is entitled “All suffering soon to end” and is published by the … Continue reading

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What makes you happy?

      Preparing for this service I looked at the Samaritan’s Purse website, reading stories of children who received shoeboxes. eg. story of little girl in Guinea Bissau who used to carry a stick as he pretend baby on … Continue reading

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To Seek and Save the Lost

  (Proper 26C: 2 Thess. 1.1-4 & 11-12; Luke 19,1-10)   The story we heard in today’s Gospel is probably very well known to all of us. I am sure many of us sang a song about it as children, … Continue reading

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