September 2020 Homily

Beard Theology Rules!   Scripture: Matthew 22:34-40 (NIV) Wider reading from:  Leviticus Deuteronomy  Recently we enjoyed a family break for a week in North Elmham, North Norfolk, to some extent at least trying to follow the messages from Government, encouraging...

August 2020 Homily

Scripture Psalm 28:7–8  The Lord is my strength and my shield; in him my heart trusts; so I am helped, and my heart exults, and with my song I give thanks to him. The Lord is the strength of his people; he is the saving refuge of his anointed. Isaiah 43:2  When you...

July 2020 Homily

The times they are a-changin’!  Really? Yes, really!  Come gather 'round people Wherever you roam And admit that the waters Around you have grown And accept it that soon You'll be drenched to the bone If your time to you Is worth savin' Then you better start swimmin'...

June 2020 Homily

Be prepared and seek the truth!   Scripture   John 17: 13-19 “And now I come to you and I say these things in the world that these men may find my joy completed in themselves. I have given them your word, and the world has hated them, for they are no more sons of...

April 2020 Homily

Over the rainbow! Scripture Ezekiel 1: 25-28 25 Then there came a voice from above the vault over their heads as they stood with lowered wings. 26 Above the vault over their heads was what looked like a throne of lapis lazuli*, and high above on the throne was a...

March 2020 Homily

Haß ist ein Gift! Scripture   Song of Solomon 8:6 English Standard Version (ESV)   6 Set me as a seal upon your heart, as a seal upon your arm, for love is strong as death, jealousy[a] is fierce as the grave.[b] Its flashes are flashes of fire, the very flame of...

February 2020 Homily

 Momentous!   Scripture Psalm 145:10-21 New International Version (NIV)   10 All your works praise you, Lord; your faithful people extol you. 11 They tell of the glory of your kingdom and speak of your might, 12 so that all people may know of your mighty...

January 2020 Homily

 Despair … and hope!                                                       Scripture   Psalm 71 1 In you, Lord, I have taken refuge;     let me never be put to shame. 2 In your righteousness, rescue me and deliver me;     turn your ear to me and save me. 3 Be my...

December 2019 Homily

Truth and lies, darkness and light!   Scripture John 17: 13-19 “And now I come to you and I say these things in the world that these men may find my joy completed in themselves. I have given them your word, and the world has hated them, for they are no more sons...

November 2019 Homily

Life before death!   Scripture: John 10:9-15 J.B. Phillips New Testament (PHILLIPS) 6-15 Jesus gave them this illustration but they did not grasp the point of what he was saying to them. So Jesus said to them once more, “I do assure you that I myself am the door...