Hope

Brokenness & Hope

Thinking Jesus dead, the disciples lock themselves in a room. And yet their gathering is interrupted and reshaped by someone passing through the door. What might this mean? We welcomed Matt Julius as our preacher.  Matt is a student at the Centre for Theology & Ministry, a member of the new Synod Mission and [...]

By |2018-04-09T07:48:43+00:00April 9th, 2018|Categories: Sermon|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+00:00January 1st, 2018|Categories: BUC Stories, Sunday Prayers|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Christmas Eve Prayers

Prayers of Adoration & Confession God of love, mystery and wonder your message of hope for the world comes to us in the form of a vulnerable baby for whom there was no place. You speak into the hearts of all who suffer offering words of love and comfort to those have no hope [...]

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+00:00December 27th, 2017|Categories: BUC Stories, Sunday Prayers|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Beginning or End?

An Advent reflection inspired by the film Arrival. In the season of Advent we begin with the end. Why? Is there anything helpful for us in this tradition when it comes to holding our own beginnings and endings?

By |2017-12-05T01:27:19+00:00December 5th, 2017|Categories: Sermon|Tags: , |0 Comments