Monthly Archives: April 2019

Good Friday prayers

Opening Prayers interspersed with verses from  Isaiah 52:13-53:12 See, my servant shall prosper; he shall be exalted and lifted up, and shall be very high. Jesus Christ, Suffering Servant, betrayed and denied, receive the love of our grieving hearts. He had no form or majesty that we should look at him, nothing in his [...]

By |2019-04-25T21:36:47+00:00April 25th, 2019|Categories: BUC Stories, Sunday Prayers|Tags: , |0 Comments

Defiant Hope

Easter hope after Christchurch. A reflection on Luke 24:1-12. I show a number of videos in this reflection: The haka outside the Al Noor Mosque (Tenei Te Ruru begins at 00:47) - I play three excerpts of this through the reflection 1973 All Blacks haka contrasted with the 2015 All Blacks haka Jacinda Ardern's speech [...]

By |2019-04-23T00:12:08+00:00April 23rd, 2019|Categories: Sermon|Tags: , |0 Comments

Nourish

Nourish is back for two sessions this school holidays.  The evening begins with toasties in the Olive Way and games in the hall.  The host for the evening then invites us to remove our shoes and enter into the story space.  On 10th April we listened as Julie Perrin told a story called The Faces [...]

By |2019-04-11T21:53:11+00:00April 11th, 2019|Categories: Our Stories|Tags: , , , |0 Comments