A reflection on Hope and Grief I refer to Matthew 24:36-44 and quote extensively from "Faith, Hope and Carnage" by Nick Cave and Sean O'Hagan. https://youtu.be/ilYryThigsA?t=1745
A reflection focussing on the contrasting prophesies in Isaiah 65 and Luke 21 https://youtu.be/Iseb_0m0NPc
Hope, Peace, Joy, Love The Season of Advent begins on Sunday 27th November. During worship we will be exploring the traditional themes of Hope, Peace, Joy and Love as we reflect on the writings of the prophet Isaiah and from Matthew’s Gospel. Read the lectionary here. To help shape our worship the worship committee invites [...]
A reflection on Jeremiah's strange prophetic action, buying a field in the midst of a siege - Jeremiah 32:1-3a, 6-15 https://youtu.be/bpuTaqhgI_8?t=1740
A reflection on the image of God in Psalm 81. Warning: contains spoilers for episode 4 of The Sandman on Netflix! https://youtu.be/b-TuVNYg0yw?t=1351
Blue Christmas Our worship provided a space for reflection on God's Christmas gifts of hope, peace, joy and love. We heard from the prophet Isaiah and the Gospel of Luke, lit the Advent and Christmas candles, shared an adaptation of the Advent litany and sang our Advent song 'Come O God, we pray', We [...]
Harvesting hope in Zimbabwe Hope is scarce for mothers like Nyevero, who couldn’t feed her family after losing her crops to Zimbabwe’s merciless drought. Most days, she and her husband, teenage son and two young daughters had just one thin bowl of porridge to survive on. Nyevero felt desperate as she watched her children get [...]
Christmas Eve Pageant Join three wise climate scientists on Christmas Eve for our ‘Climate of Hope’ pageant. Come dressed as angels, shepherds, sheep, wise ones ... Join the final tableau in the pageant.