In our festive pageantry at this time of the year, the star sits atop of every Christmas tree and appears in a dozen different carols. What’s it about? Three things. It’s about light. It’s about creation. And it’s about the Spirit. Graeme Garrett
Mark 3:19b-35 'However mixed their motives ... The crowd were looking just to be with Jesus' Guest Preacher Rev Graeme Garrett The sermon begins and ends with Julia and Bronte Potter playing 'O Jesu, joy of our desiring’
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 [...]
"Jesus' idea of fair; the parable of the landowner. It's easy for us to think we know what fairness looks like. What if we're all wrong?" We welcomed Carlynne Nunn, member of our congregation and candidate for the Ministry as our preacher.
How come God is always a man? - reflections on gender in Matthew 11. Where is Jesus on the gender spectrum? He appears to identify as male. But some interesting gender bending happens in Matthew 11:28-30 where Jesus identifies himself with Sophia, Mother Wisdom.