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Lost.

(1 Tim. 1, 12-17; Luke 15, 1-10)   My family will tell you that I’m addicted to Facebook!   One of the pages that I check up on almost every day is the page covering the district where we live. … Continue reading

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Are you a Hope Addict?

(Genesis 15, 1-6; Hebrews 11, 1-3 & 8-16; Luke 12, 32-40)   I saw a picture of a piece of graffiti during the week. It asked the question: “Are you a hope addict?”   According to our readings today, the … Continue reading

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You can’t take it with you!

(Ecclesiastes 1, 2 & 12-14 & 2, 18-23; Colossians 3, 1-11;  Luke 12, 13-21)   When we take our daily walk around the area where we live, we see constant rebuilding, extensions and renovation work going on. Bungalows are transformed … Continue reading

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Hear the Word of the Lord!

(Psalm 19; Exodus 20, 1-17; John 2, 13-22)  How do we know God? How do we hear what God wants of us? The psalm, Old Testament reading and Gospel passage for today all provide answers to those questions. Psalm 19 begins … Continue reading

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Give back to God what is God’s!

(Matthew 22, 15-22), Today we are going  to be thinking about two things people are reluctant to talk about in church: no, not that, but money and politics. It’s ery strange that we are so reluctant to discuss these, because … Continue reading

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Harvest of the Word.

(Acts 2,44-47; John 1,1-5 & 9-14)   When I was a primary school class teacher, there were certain types of children who drove me up the wall! One of these was the child who was always doing something wrong – … Continue reading

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Giving and Thanksgiving.

First Sunday in Lent. Stewardship.  Genesis 2, 15-17 & 3, 1-7; Matthew 4, 1-11. How would you define generosity? What picture do you have of generous giving? At the beginning of the Bible, in the Book of Genesis, we read … Continue reading

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