Tag Archives: life

Choosing a Leader

(Romans 7, 15-25a; Matthew 11, 16-19 & 25-30) “For John came neither eating and drinking, and they say ‘He has a demon’; and the Son of Man comes eating and drinking and they say, ’Look, a glutton and a drunkard, … 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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You have no Bucket

(Exodus 7, 1-17. John 4, 5-42)   In the gospel today, John paints a picture.   It’s one of those situations you dread, isn’t it? You pop out on a domestic errand, in a hurry, perhaps, or feeling low, so … Continue reading

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What does the Lord require of you?

(Micah 6, 1-8; Matthew 5,1-12)   We very rarely watch TV programmes live on any of the commercial channels. We tend to record them, then watch them at a time convenient to us.   One great advantage to doing things … Continue reading

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Christmas Word

  (John 1, 1-14) The Word was with God in the beginning; and the Word took on flesh, and lived among us, and we have seen his glory – the glory of the only Son of the Father.   So … Continue reading

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‘The Resurrection of the Body and the Life Everlasting’

2 Thess. 2, 1-5,13-17. Luke 20, 27-38. I get the impression people nowadays don’t talk much about life after death, or Heaven and Hell – except to make jokes about them. They are much more concerned about their life in … Continue reading

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The Bread Man.

  (Readings John 6, 56 – 69)   Preparing for today’s service has felt a bit like watching one of those endless Hollywood sequel films – you know the sort of thing – Jaws lll and Police Academy VI. I … Continue reading

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