Mercy & Grace – 40 Days with the Music of Amy Grant Easter Day These Reflections which take the music of Amy Grant as their theme, were originally published in Lent 2015. They are being republished during the Covid19 pandemic which is affecting the whole world To Read: From the Scriptures: 6 Then I heard… Continue reading Mercy & Grace – Easter Day
Here There and Everywhere Sermon for Seventh Sunday of Easter – 16 May 2021 – St John the Baptist, Felixstowe Text: 10 And all mine are thine, and thine are mine; and I am glorified in them. 11 And now I am no more in the world, but these are in the world, and I come to… Continue reading Here There and Everywhere
Do I Aftu? Words for the Sixth Sunday of Easter – 9 May 2021 – A cyber sermon from the Vicarage Text: ‘If you keep my commandments, you will abide in my love, just as I have kept my Father’s commandments and abide in his love. 11I have said these things to you so that my… Continue reading Do I Aftu?
A Heavenly Haircut Words for the Fifth Sunday of Easter 2 May 2021 A cyber sermon from the Vicarage Text: ‘I am the true vine, and my Father is the vine-grower. 2He removes every branch in me that bears no fruit. Every branch that bears fruit he prunes to make it bear more fruit. (Luke 15v1-2)… Continue reading A Heavenly Haircut
Show and Tell With Jesus Sermon for Third Sunday of Easter – 18 April 2021 – St John the Baptist Felixstowe Text: Then [Jesus] opened their minds to understand the scriptures, 46and he said to them, ‘Thus it is written, that the Messiah is to suffer and to rise from the dead on the third day, 47and… Continue reading Show and Tell With Jesus
Fish and Chips Forever! Words for the Third Sunday of Easter – 18 April 2021 – A cyber sermon from the Vicarage Text: 41While in their joy they were disbelieving and still wondering, he said to them, ‘Have you anything here to eat?’ 42They gave him a piece of broiled fish, 43and he took it and ate… Continue reading Fish and Chips Forever!
Believing is not Seeing Sermon for Low Sunday (Easter 2) – 11 April 2021 – St John the Baptist Felixstowe Text: Jesus said to [Thomas], ‘Have you believed because you have seen me? Blessed are those who have not seen and yet have come to believe.’ (John 20v29) God give you peace my Sisters and… Continue reading Believing is not Seeing
When is comes to ‘Doubting Thomas’ we are tempted to repeat the old saying ‘seeing is believing’ when in fact believing consists in ‘not seeing’ and proclaiming Jesus as Lord and God.
Walking in the Footsteps of Christ- Easter Day A Lenten Journey with the Rule of the Third Order of the Society of St Francis These Reflections which take the Rule of the Third Order as their springboard, were originally published in Lent 2012 are being republished during Easter 2020 as a way of deepening our… Continue reading Walking in the Footsteps of Christ- Easter Day
The Church, came into being on the Day of Pentecost and was suffused with the power of the Holy Spirit. Yet this power is not ourse to wield in worldly ways.
It is a Power to proclaim not to profit
It is a Power to heal not to hurt
It is a Power to comfort not condemn