Tag Archives: Acts

Receive the Holy Spirit…….

  (Pentecost 2017) (John 20, 19-23; James 1, 1-27)   What does it mean to be a Spirit-filled Christian?   I was reading an account the other day from a blog called ‘Charisma News’ of what happens when you are … Continue reading

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All we, like sheep……

(Acts 2, 42-47; 1 Peter 2, 19-end; John 10, 1-10)   If someone called you a sheep, how would you feel?   I suspect you would feel insulted. The usual adjective that goes with ‘sheep’ these days is ‘silly’ or … Continue reading

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Resurrection – word for word!

Sermon for Easter Sunday 2017  Acts 10, 34-43; Matthew 28, 1-10   Easter, like Christmas, is a Christian festival, and occasionally the media remember that, and publish a story that has to do with religious belief, rather than about bunnies … Continue reading

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LED BY THE SPIRIT

  EASTER 5. Yr. C  Acts 11,1-18; Rev. 21, 1-6; John 13, 31-35   Many of you will have been saddened, as I was, by the news of the death of the entertainer, Victoria Wood. So much of her work … Continue reading

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Who’s Calling You?

(Easter 4.  Yr C.            Acts 9, 36-43; John 10, 22-30)  Have you noticed how bossy our equipment has become these days? Once upon a time, we humans were in charge. We decided when to set … Continue reading

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Real Bread

(Eph. 5, 15-20; John 6, 51-58) Today we come to week four of the lectionary readings from Chapter 6 of John’s Gospel, which contain the story of the Feeding of the 5000, and the reflections on them by the gospel … Continue reading

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All you need is Love?

 Easter 5 Year B (Acts 8, 26-40; 1 John 4, 7-21; John 15, 1-8) Some of the older ones among you may remember the Beatles song “All you need is Love’. It was first performed on June 25th 1967 as … Continue reading

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