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Blue Christmas 2019

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 [...]

By |2019-12-15T22:04:31+00:00December 15th, 2019|Categories: BUC Stories, Our Stories|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Christmas Bowl – Advent 2

God's love in action The prophet Isaiah told people who had lost their homeland and who had been through enormous suffering that they could live in peace again. His message resonates this Christmas Bowl, as we support Sri Lankan refugees to return home and build peaceful new lives after years of bloody civil war.  [...]

By |2020-01-07T01:50:15+00:00December 5th, 2019|Categories: Ministry Stories, Taking Action|Tags: |0 Comments

Sunday Prayers 1/12

Advent Litany The prophet Isaiah speaks They shall beat their swords into ploughshares, and their spears into pruning-hooks; nation shall not lift up sword against nation, neither shall they learn war any more. We light this first candle for hope. God of all creation plant your seeds of hope deep within our aching hearts. In [...]

By |2019-12-05T08:36:11+00:00December 5th, 2019|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 [...]

Advent 4

Join us for worship on 24th December, the fourth Sunday in the season of Advent.  On this busy Sunday which combines Advent 4 and Christmas Eve we offer a time for meditation.. The angel said to Mary ‘And now, you will conceive in your womb and bear a son, and you will name him Jesus. [...]

By |2017-12-19T21:38:38+00:00December 24th, 2017|Categories: |Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments