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Sunday Prayers 14/1

Prayers of Adoration & Confession Creator God you are our home and dwelling place. As the summer unfolds before us blessing us with long days, warmth and sunshine, rain and bird song we feel our bodies and souls responding to these gifts. Christ our Saviour you renew and restore us. Through your teachings we [...]

By | 2018-01-16T06:46:15+00:00 January 16th, 2018|Categories: BUC Stories, Sunday Prayers|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

All bodies matter

Paul writes to the church in Corinth drawing parallels between our sexual relationships and our relationship with God ... Concluding her sermon Fiona Bottcher prayed:  May our prayer today be a prayer of love for all bodies, that we see and acknowledge the divinity in all the bodies of all our brothers and sisters in [...]

By | 2018-01-16T06:34:39+00:00 January 16th, 2018|Categories: Sermon|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Sunday Prayers 7/1

Candle Lighting including Prayers of Adoration & Confession We pray in the New Year, lighting these candles as signs of who the newborn child Jesus is for us We lit the first candle for his humanity Child we praise and worship you, for in the vulnerability, the simplicity, and the wonder of your birth [...]

By | 2018-01-07T08:06:57+00:00 January 7th, 2018|Categories: BUC Stories, Sunday Prayers|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Sunday Prayers 31/12

Prayers of Adoration & Confession Loving God, we praise you who did not close yourself away in a distant chamber of eternity, but pierced through the veil of our world, and became incarnate, pouring love and grace into a human body, and lighting a flame in the darkness. Dear Jesus, by the strength and [...]

By | 2018-01-01T20:48:05+00:00 January 1st, 2018|Categories: BUC Stories, Sunday Prayers|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Christmas Eve Meditation

Christmas Eve Meditation Our meditation - offered on Christmas Eve 2017. We gather before the throne, in the fields and by the manger. Written by Saide Cameron and Ian Ferguson Offered by Saide and Ian with Julie & Peter McKinnon The recording begins with the congregation singing 'Infant Holy'. The meditation in four voices [...]

By | 2017-12-28T05:19:16+00:00 December 28th, 2017|Categories: BUC Stories, Our Stories|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Sunday Prayers 24/12 for Advent 4

Prayers of Adoration & Confession Loving God, creator of mysteries, giver of joy we worship and adore you for you hold us in your heart soothing our griefs, calming our worries reminding us that you are our home, our place of peace. Christ Child, son of God, vulnerable baby we worship and adore you [...]

By | 2017-12-27T08:19:39+00:00 December 27th, 2017|Categories: BUC Stories, Sunday Prayers|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments