Advent · Church · Sermon & Talks

Mary, Mary

Luke 1:46-56 (Mary’s song) “My soul glorifies the Lord” “My Spirit rejoices in God my saviour” I wonder if you were to find yourself in Mary’s predicament whether those words would be the one’s that sprung to your lips? “Rejoice” Rejoice that you’re a pregnant single women in the 1st century. Rejoice that you fiance… Continue reading Mary, Mary

Advent · Christmas · faith · life · Nativity · Stable

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year! Seriously I mean it – Happy New Year. Today is the start of the Church Year. I’ve always thought that in the Church we really get the most of our new year celebrations don’t we. We have the fresh start of January the first. Then after Easter we can in a sense… Continue reading Happy New Year!

Advent · Church of England · Church Year · Epiphany

New Year, New Start?

Well 2009 is under way and the oasis of calm I described in my last post is officially over. Sunday saw the start of the year in terms of services. With 2 down that’s only 102 principle service to go before 2010. (excluding 8 o’clock communions, evening services and festivals etc). Of course that is… Continue reading New Year, New Start?