An Answer to Prayer

May 15, 2016
This is Pentecost Sunday. This is the day in the Christian calendar when the traditional reading for the day is Acts chapter 2. This is the account of the coming…
I have often spoken to you about the disciple called John. He is referred to as the beloved disciple and in his gospel we find so many examples of what…
The two passages of Scripture for today are both from the hand of the disciple known as the beloved disciple – John. In his Gospel, we have a picture of…

Do you hear what I hear?

April 17, 2016
Do you hear what I hear? I am sure that that is not what you expected in a sermon title for this time of year. In fact it probably puts…

Nourishing Faith

April 10, 2016
Nourishing Faith – John 21:1-19 It is only in the Gospel of Luke that we sense the depth of anguish felt by the disciple Peter when the cock crowed twice…
May the mind of Christ my Saviour – Philippians 2:5-11 Perhaps it seems strange that we didn’t have the traditional reading for Palm Sunday. True, we need to be aware…

Healing the Breaches

February 21, 2016
Healing the Breaches – Philippians 3:17-4:1 Last week was the first Sunday in Lent and a traditional time to reflect on the personal and yet communal struggle of our Lord…

Listen

February 7, 2016
It is interesting to note that the record that appears in the Gospels of the transfiguration of Jesus is not the first time that such an event took place. Way…
Not by Choice – not my Choice! – Jeremiah 1:4-10 Back in high school I was struggling with Physics. Nothing seemed to work for me and I was failing. I…
Robbie Burns has grown to become a figure of legendary importance in Scottish culture. The way in which he captured life in his time was unique. He wrote of the…